"myrobolan" Definition

  1. n. A dried astringent fruit much resembling a prune. It contains tannin, and was formerly used in medicine, but is now chiefly used in tanning and dyeing. Myrobolans are produced by various species of Terminalia of the East Indies, and of Spondias of South America.

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Position in dictionary: 64818 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "myrobolan": 1
Words that end with "myrobolan": 1
Words that contain "myrobolan": 1
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