bastard ironwood

noun

Definition of bastard ironwood

1 : a small prickly tree (Zanthoxylum fagara) of the southern U.S. and tropical America
2 : a tropical American tree (Trichilia hirta) with odd-pinnate leaves and pendulous flower clusters

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“Bastard ironwood.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bastard%20ironwood. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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