[ mung-kee-pod ]
/ ˈmɜŋ kiˌpɒd /
a tropical American tree, Samanea saman, of the legume family, having spreading branches and dense heads of small, pink flowers.
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Also called rain tree.
Words nearby monkeypod
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Example sentences from the Web for monkeypod
Mibad-ay (namad-ay) sa yútà ang gamut sa akasya, The roots of the monkeypod tree stick out along the ground.A Dictionary of Cebuano Visayan|John U. Wolff