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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Type genus of the trees and shrubs that usually form dense jungles along tropical seacoasts.

Usage examples (36)
  • Rhizophora species range from small shrubs to tall trees.
  • Finally, the Taninthayi mangroves contain Rhizophora spp.,
  • These include Rhizophoraceae with Rhizophora harrisoni, R.
  • In some species of Rhizophora, the cut trunks easily sprout again. for more
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