tamarind


tam·a·rind

noun \ˈtam-ə-rənd, -ˌrind\

Definition of TAMARIND

1
: a tropical leguminous tree (Tamarindus indica) with hard yellowish wood and a fruit with an acid pulp
2
: the pulp of the partially dried ripe fruit of a tamarind used in herbal medicine especially for its laxative properties

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