Gymnocladus

noun Gym·noc·la·dus \jimˈnäklədəs\

Definition of Gymnocladus

  1. :  a genus of trees (family Leguminosae) with twice-pinnate leaves, paniculate flowers, and thick pulpy pods — see kentucky coffee tree

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Origin and Etymology of gymnocladus

New Latin, from gymn- + Greek klados sprout, branch — more at gladiator


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