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tamarind


tamarind

noun tam·a·rind \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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