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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Native to Asia, Australia, and nearby areas, where it provides timber called pyinma; Tree having purple blossoms and small inedible yellow fruits.

Usage examples (3)
  • Constitucion, surrounded by beautiful live-oaks and pride-of-India trees, with their long, hanging-mosses and sweet-smelling blossoms.
  • Rectus and I agreed, however, that we would rather have a pride-of-India tree than a charter, as far as we were concerned.
  • Rectus and I took a walk around the "Plaza," -- a public square planted thick with live-oak and pride-of-India trees, and with a monument in the centre with a Spanish... for more
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