mangosteen tree


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Noun1.mangosteen tree - East Indian tree with thick leathery leaves and edible fruitmangosteen tree - East Indian tree with thick leathery leaves and edible fruit
mangosteen - two- to three-inch tropical fruit with juicy flesh suggestive of both peaches and pineapples
Garcinia, genus Garcinia - evergreen trees and shrubs: mangosteens
fruit tree - tree bearing edible fruit
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One example is [alpha]-mangostin ([alpha]-M), a prenylated xanthone isolated from the mangosteen tree (Garcinia mangostana Linn.).
The slow, growing mangosteen tree reaches a height of about 45 feet and does not bare fruit until it is around 15 years old.
The mangosteen tree grows in tropical areas and has been used in folk medicine.