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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Large spreading Old World tree having large leaves and globose clusters of greenish-yellow flowers and long seed pods that clatter in the wind.

Usage examples (25)
  • The natural regeneration of white siris is generally good.
  • Like many nitrogen fixing trees, white siris survives on a variety of soils.
  • White siris is a component of tropical and subtropical moist and wet forest type-c where rainfall is 1000-5000 mm/yr.
  • The pods of many leguminous species (e.g. sisau, khayer, areri and the siris species) are brittle and split easily once they have been dried in the sun. for more
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