- any of several Brazilian trees of the genus Hevea, yielding rubber.
Origin of seringa
Examples from the Web for seringa
Historical Examples of seringa
“These are seringa trees,” said Uncle Paul, pointing them out.The Wanderers
Seringa Vale is the farm where I shall be quartered, Bob tells me.The 'Mind the Paint' Girl
Saying this, he let himself down into the water, and turned towards the seringa.
Our adventurers passed a tolerable night among the sipos of the seringa.
Tightly clutching their cudgels, both reascended the seringa, and renewed the battle with the birds.
- any of several euphorbiaceous trees of the Brazilian genus Hevea, that yield rubber
- a deciduous simaroubaceous tree, Kirkia acuminata, of southern Africa with a graceful shape