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monkeypod

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noun mon·key·pod \ˈməŋ-kē-ˌpäd\

Definition of monkeypod

  1. 1 :  an ornamental tropical leguminous tree (Samanea saman syn. Albizia saman) that has bipinnate leaves, globose clusters of flowers with crimson stamens, sweet-pulp pods eaten by cattle, and wood used in carving —called also rain tree

  2. 2 :  the wood of a monkeypod



1868

First Known Use of monkeypod

1868


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