manila tamarind
manila tamarind manila tamarind n. A common thorny tropical American tree ({Pithecellobium dulce}) having terminal racemes of yellow flowers followed by sickle-shaped or circinate edible pods and yielding good timber and a yellow dye and mucilaginous gum.

Syn: camachile, huamachil, wild tamarind, {Pithecellobium dulce}. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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