genus Vangueria


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Noun1.genus Vangueria - tropical African and Asiatic trees and shrubs having one-seeded fruit
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Rubiaceae, madder family, Rubiaceae - widely distributed family of mostly tropical trees and shrubs and herbs; includes coffee and chinchona and gardenia and madder and bedstraws and partridgeberry
medlar, Vangueria infausta, wild medlar, wild medlar tree - small deciduous tree of southern Africa having edible fruit
Spanish tamarind, Vangueria madagascariensis - shrubby tree of Madagascar occasionally cultivated for its edible apple-shaped fruit
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Vangueria madagascariensis is a type of species of the genus Vangueria Juss., which formed a strongly supported group or clade including V.