Xylia

noun \ˈzīlēə, ˈzil-\

Definition of Xylia

  1. :  a genus of Asiatic trees (family Leguminosae) having globose heads of small greenish flowers succeeded by falcate compressed pods — see acle, pyinkado

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Origin and Etymology of xylia

New Latin, from xyl- + -ia; from the woody pod


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