Definition of Alangium
: a genus (the type of the family Alangiaceae of the order Umbellales) of shrubs and trees found in warm regions of the Old World and having alternate leaves, axillary flowers, and one-seeded drupaceous fruit
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Origin and Etymology of alangium
New Latin, from Kanarese aḷaṅgi
First Known Use: 1809See Words from the same year
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