Pithecolobium


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Noun1.Pithecolobium - thorny shrubs and trees of tropical and subtropical America and Asia
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Mimosoideae, subfamily Mimosoideae - alternative name used in some classification systems for the family Mimosaceae
camachile, huamachil, manila tamarind, Pithecellobium dulce, wild tamarind - common thorny tropical American tree having terminal racemes of yellow flowers followed by sickle-shaped or circinate edible pods and yielding good timber and a yellow dye and mucilaginous gum
black bead, catclaw, cat's-claw, Pithecellodium unguis-cati - erect shrub with small if any spines having racemes of white to yellow flowers followed by curved pointed pods and black shiny seeds; West Indies and Florida
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Mangifera Virgin Islands indica (mango), Manilkara hexandra (margosa), Mimusops elengi (bullet wood or Indian madlar tree), Pithecolobium dulce (Manila tamarind), Polyalthia longifolia (Indian mast tree), Syzygium cumini (java plum), Tamarindus indica (tamarind), Terminalia arjuna (arjuna) Egypt, Italy, E.
Pithecolobium dulce: Part III--Minor constituents of trunk bark.
Mangifera indica (mango), Melia azedarach (drek), Pithecolobium saman