Dipteryx

noun
Dip·​ter·​yx | \ ˈdip-tə-(ˌ)riks How to pronounce Dipteryx (audio) \

Medical Definition of Dipteryx

: 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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“Dipteryx.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Dipteryx. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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