Medical Definition of hydnocarpus
1 capitalized : a genus of tropical trees (family Flacourtiaceae) of southeastern Asia having alternate leaves, small flowers, and capsular fruits of which several are sources of chaulmoogra oil and hydnocarpus oil
2: any tree of the genus Hydnocarpus
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