from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A genus of trees of tropical America, natural order Sapotaceæ, with milky juice, and beautiful leaves covered below with golden hairs.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun a genus of tropical American evergreen trees or shrubs.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun tropical American evergreen trees or shrubs


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