knobthorn

noun

knob·​thorn
variants or less commonly knobthorne
ˈnäbˌthȯ(ə)rn
plural -s
: an acacia (Acacia nigrescens) of southern Africa having a bark often dotted with thorn-tipped knobs

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“Knobthorn.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/knobthorn. Accessed 21 Jun. 2024.

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