Cacoon
Cacoon Ca*coon", n. One of the seeds or large beans of a tropical vine ({Entada scandens}) used for making purses, scent bottles, etc. [1913 Webster]

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  • cacoon — large, flat bean from an African shrub, 1854, from some African word …   Etymology dictionary

  • cacoon — ca·coon …   English syllables

  • cacoon — /kəˈkun/ (say kuh koohn) noun the shiny flattened seed of the tropical climbing plant, Entada scandens. {? from an African language} …   Australian English dictionary

  • cacoon — kaˈkün, kə noun ( s) Etymology: perhaps of African origin; akin to Twi kankua, a tree and its fruit 1. West Indies : snuffbox bean 2. : a tropical American plant (Fevillea cordifolia) of the family Cucurbitaceae with seeds which have cathartic… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Entada scandens — Cacoon Ca*coon , n. One of the seeds or large beans of a tropical vine ({Entada scandens}) used for making purses, scent bottles, etc. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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