Castanospermum

noun
Cas·ta·no·sper·mum | \ ¦kastənōˈspərməm \

Definition of Castanospermum 

: a genus of Australian trees (family Leguminosae) having pinnate leaves, orange-yellow flowers, and chestnutlike seeds borne in large thick almost woody pods — see bean tree sense a

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History and Etymology for Castanospermum

New Latin, from castano- (from Castanea) + -spermum

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