conacaste

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n conacaste tropical South American tree having a wide-spreading crown of bipinnate leaves and coiled ear-shaped fruits; grown for shade and ornament as well as valuable timber
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n conacaste The eardrop-tree, Enterolobium cyclocarpum, or its fruits. The latter are sometimes used for tanning, like divi-divi.
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