chinaberry: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (chī'nu-ber"ē), [key]
— pl. -ries.
  1. a tree, Melia azedarach, of the mahogany family, native to Asia but widely planted elsewhere for its ornamental yellow fruits and long clusters of fragrant purplish flowers. Also called
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