Man·​il·​kara | \ ˌmanᵊlˈka(a)rə \

Definition of Manilkara

: a genus (family Sapotaceae) that was formerly included in Mimusops and comprises chiefly New World tropical timber trees some of which yield valuable gums — see bully tree, massaranduba

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History and Etymology for Manilkara

New Latin, from Malayan manilkāra

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“Manilkara.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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