Lysiloma
Lysiloma Lysiloma n. A small genus of tropical American trees and shrubs with pinnate leaves and flat straight pods.

Syn: genus {Lysiloma}. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Lysiloma —   Lysiloma …   Wikipedia Español

  • Lysiloma — noun small genus of tropical American trees and shrubs with pinnate leaves and flat straight pods • Syn: ↑genus Lysiloma • Hypernyms: ↑rosid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Mimosoideae, ↑subfamily Mimosoideae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lysiloma — ID 50600 Symbol Key LYSIL Common Name false tamarind Family Fabaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AZ, FL Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • lysiloma — ly·si·lo·ma …   English syllables

  • Lysiloma latisiliquum —   Lysiloma latisiliquum …   Wikipedia Español

  • Lysiloma bahamensis — noun a tree of the West Indies and Florida and Mexico; resembles tamarind and has long flat pods • Syn: ↑wild tamarind, ↑Lysiloma latisiliqua • Hypernyms: ↑tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Lysiloma, ↑genus Lysiloma …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lysiloma latisiliqua — noun a tree of the West Indies and Florida and Mexico; resembles tamarind and has long flat pods • Syn: ↑wild tamarind, ↑Lysiloma bahamensis • Hypernyms: ↑tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Lysiloma, ↑genus Lysiloma …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lysiloma sabicu — noun West Indian tree yielding a hard dark brown wood resembling mahogany in texture and value • Syn: ↑sabicu • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush • Member Holonyms: ↑Lysiloma, ↑genus Lysiloma …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lysiloma candida — Palo blanco Pa lo blan co [Sp. blanco white.] (a) A western American hackberry ({Celtis reticulata}), having light colored bark. (b) A Mexican mimosaceous tree ({Lysiloma candida}), the bark of which is used in tanning. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lysiloma Latisiliqua — Madeira wood Madeira wood (Bot.) (a) The mahogany tree ({Swietenia Mahogoni}). (b) A West Indian leguminous tree ({Lysiloma Latisiliqua}) the wood of which is used for boat trimming. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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