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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Powder from the ground seeds and pods of a type of tree; Evergreen Mediterranean tree with edible pods; Long pod containing small beans and sweetish edible pulp.

Usage examples (32)
  • A tree called the carob or kharub-tree, which is common in Ionia,
  • Many dryland fruit trees such as carob and olive also have a tap root.
  • Note: carob is also free from added sugar
  • 421 Cassia fistularis, a kind of carob: “Shambar” is the Arab. form of the Persian “Chambar.” for more
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