Dictionary

monkeypod

noun mon·key·pod \ˈməŋ-kē-ˌpäd\

Definition of MONKEYPOD

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
:  the wood of a monkeypod

First Known Use of MONKEYPOD

1868

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: monkeypoxPrevious Word in the Dictionary: monkey jacketAll Words Near: monkeypod
July 05, 2015
bunkum Hear it
insincere or foolish talk
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears