Cladrastis

Cladrastis
noun
yellowwoods
Syn: ↑genus Cladrastis
Hypernyms: ↑rosid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Papilionoideae, ↑subfamily Papilionoideae

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\\kləˈdrastə̇s\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, irregular from clad- + Greek thraustos brittle (from thrauein to shatter) — more at dreary
: a genus of ornamental trees (family Leguminosae) having odd-pinnate leaves and white flowers borne in showy panicles — see yellowwood 1a

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