noun man·ga·bei·ra \ˌmaŋgəˈbārə\

Definition of mangabeira



  1. :  a Brazilian vine (Hancornia speciosa) of the family Apocynaceae having a milky juice that yields a rubber

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Origin and Etymology of mangabeira

Portuguese, from mangaba fruit of the mangabeira, from Tupi mangaba, mangahiba

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to cast off or become cast off

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