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|Noun||1.||genus Combretum - type genus of the Combretaceae: tropical and subtropical small shrubs and trees|
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
Combretaceae, combretum family, family Combretaceae - a family of tropical trees and shrubs of the order Myrtales
combretum - any of numerous shrubs or small trees of the genus Combretum having spikes of small flowers
Combretum bracteosum, hiccough nut, hiccup nut - ornamental African shrub or climber with red flowers
Combretum appiculatum, bush willow - small deciduous tree of the Transvaal having spikes of yellow flowers