Xylia

noun
\ ˈzīlēə , ˈzil- \

Definition of Xylia 

: 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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History and Etymology for Xylia

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

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