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Definition of Bastard manchineel

Bastard manchineel
Manchineel Man`chi*neel", n. [Sp. manzanillo, fr. manzana an apple, fr. L. malum Matianum a kind of apple. So called from its apple-like fruit.] (Bot.) A euphorbiaceous tree (Hippomane Mancinella) of tropical America, having a poisonous and blistering milky juice, and poisonous acrid fruit somewhat resembling an apple. Bastard manchineel, a tree (Cameraria latifolia) of the East Indies, having similar poisonous properties. --Lindley.

Meaning of Bastard manchineel from wikipedia

- Euphorbiaceae (spurge family) Hippomane: hippomane trees Hippomane mancinella manchineel Euphorbiaceae (spurge family) Manihot: c****ava Manihot esculenta c****ava;...