: a large genus of tropical evergreen shrubs and trees (family Rosaceae) with showy white or pink flowers, drupaceous fruits some of which are edible, and in some larger forms valuable timber see gingerbread plum, parinari

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New Latin, from Galibi parinari

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“Parinarium.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Jun. 2024.

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