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bombax


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bombax  \Bom"bax\,  n.  [LL.,  cotton.  See  {Bombast},  n.]  (Bot.) 
  A  genus  of  trees,  called  also  the  {silkcotton  tree};  also  a 
  tree  of  the  genus  Bombax. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Bombax 
  n  :  trees  of  chiefly  South  America  [syn:  {Bombax},  {genus  Bombax}] 




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