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Noun: manila tamarind
  1. Common thorny tropical American tree 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
    - camachile, huamachil, wild tamarind, Pithecellobium dulce

Derived forms: manila tamarinds

Type of: tree

Part of: genus Pithecellobium, genus Pithecolobium, Pithecellobium, Pithecolobium

Encyclopedia: Manila tamarind