Vangueria

noun
tropical African and Asiatic trees and shrubs having one-seeded fruit
Syn: ↑genus Vangueria
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Rubiaceae, ↑family Rubiaceae, ↑madder family

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\\vanˈg(w)irēə\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Malagasy voa-vanguer, a tree of the genus + New Latin -ia
: a genus of tropical African and Asiatic trees or shrubs (family Rubiaceae) having axillary clusters of small whitish flowers with five stamens and a 3- to 5-celled ovary and drupaceous fruit

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