<botany> The native Brazilian name for certain leguminous trees, which produce the beautiful woods called king wood, tiger wood, and violet wood.

A genus of bignoniaceous Brazilian trees with showy trumpet-shaped flowers.

Origin: Braz.; cf. Sp. & Pg. Jacaranda.

(01 Mar 1998)

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