monkeypod

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noun mon·key·pod \ ˈməŋ-kē-ˌpäd \

Definition of monkeypod

1 :an ornamental tropical leguminous tree (Samanea saman synonym Albizia saman) that has bipinnate leaves, globose clusters of flowers with crimson stamens, sweet-pulp pods eaten by cattle, and wood used in carving called also rain tree
2 :the wood of a monkeypod

First Known Use of monkeypod

1868


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