genus Tamarindus

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Noun1.genus Tamarindus - widely cultivated tropical trees originally of Africagenus Tamarindus - widely cultivated tropical trees originally of Africa
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Fabaceae, family Fabaceae, family Leguminosae, legume family, Leguminosae, pea family - a large family of trees, shrubs, vines, and herbs bearing bean pods; divided for convenience into the subfamilies Caesalpiniaceae; Mimosaceae; Papilionaceae
tamarind, tamarind tree, tamarindo, Tamarindus indica - long-lived tropical evergreen tree with a spreading crown and feathery evergreen foliage and fragrant flowers yielding hard yellowish wood and long pods with edible chocolate-colored acidic pulp
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LEGUMINACEAE, subfamily CAESALPINIOIDEAE, and Genus TAMARINDUS. The genus Tamarindus is monotypic, containing a single species, Tamarindus indica [1].