Pertaining to Egypt, in Africa. Egyptian bean.

<botany> A medium-sized tree (Acacia vera). It is one of the chief sources of the best gum arabic.

Origin: L. Aegyptius, Gr, fr. (L. Aegyptus) Egypt: cf. F. Egyptien. Cf. Gypsy.

(01 Mar 1998)

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