Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
Switch to new thesaurus
|Noun||1.||Prosopis pubescens - shrub or small tree of southwestern United States and northwestern Mexico having spirally twisted pods|
mesquit, mesquite - any of several small spiny trees or shrubs of the genus Prosopis having small flowers in axillary cylindrical spikes followed by large pods rich in sugar
screw bean - spirally twisted sweet pod of screwbean mesquite that is used for fodder or ground into meal for feed