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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Genus of deciduous shrubs or small trees of eastern Mediterranean regions and tropical Asia.

Usage examples (34)
  • Tamarix aphylla is a heavily branched tree, 8-12 m tall at maturity.
  • Other species include Nitraria vannoides, Salsola collina, and Tamarix spp.
  • Sacalin Island is made up of alluvial deposits with sand dunes and Tamarix.
  • SHARMA, R.C. and KIDWAI, A.R. (1965) Chemical examination of Tamarix gallica Linn. for more
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