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Dipteryx

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noun Dip·ter·yx \ˈdip-tə-(ˌ)riks\

Medical Definition of Dipteryx

  1. :  a small genus of tropical American trees of the family Leguminosae having opposite pinnate leaves and including several whose seeds are a source of coumarin—see tonka bean


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