from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A genus of plants, type of the order Sterculiaceæ, and of the tribe Sterculieæ.
  • noun In entomology, a genus of coleopterous insects.

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  • noun Any of a a number of tropical trees and shrubs, of the genus Sterculia, many of which bear commercially important, oil-rich seeds

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  • noun any tree of the genus Sterculia


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