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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Chinese tree with aromatic bark

Usage examples (31)
  • I wonder if anyone else knows whether the cassia was a flavour particular to Bristol?
  • "cassia": Poetic use: a fragrant shrub or plant (OED).
  • I saw the letters I.H. S. with the sprig of cassia.
  • Why was the sprig of cassia placed in the left hand? for more
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