neem

noun \ ˈnēm \
Updated on: 28 Nov 2017

Definition of neem

: a large tropical Asian tree (Azadirachta indica) of the mahogany family having a bitter bark used as a tonic and leaves and seeds that have insecticidal and antiseptic properties and yield a medicinal aromatic oil

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Origin and Etymology of neem

Hindi & Urdu nīm, from Sanskrit nimba


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