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samara

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noun sa·ma·ra \ˈsa-mə-rə; sə-ˈma-rə, -ˈmär-ə\

Definition of samara

  1. :  a dry indehiscent usually one-seeded winged fruit (as of an ash or elm tree) —called also key



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Origin of samara

New Latin, from Latin, seed of the elm


First Known Use: 1577

Rhymes with samara


Samara

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geographical name Sa·ma·ra \sə-ˈmär-ə\

Definition of Samara

  1. city E Russia in Europe in valley of the Volga pop 1,239,000



Variants of samara

or 1935–91 Kuy·by·shev play \ˈkwē-bə-ˌshef, ˈkü-ē-bə-, -ˌshev\

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