Definition of manchineel
: a poisonous tropical American tree (Hippomane mancinella) of the spurge family having a blistering milky juice and apple-shaped fruit
Origin of manchineel
French mancenille, from Spanish manzanilla, from diminutive of manzana apple
First Known Use: 1630
Rhymes with manchineel
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