bull–horn acacia


Definition of bull–horn acacia

  1. :  any of several hollow-thorned trees of the genus Acacia; especially :  a large-thorned chiefly Central American tree (A. cornigera) the thorns of which are inhabited by ants

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Origin and Etymology of bull–horn acacia

so called from the shape of the thorns

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a brief usually trivial fact

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