horseradish tree

/ˈhɔsrædɪʃ tri/ (say 'hawsradish tree)

noun
a tropical Asian tree, Moringa pterygosperma, with a thick trunk and cream flowers, with edible fruits, leaves, and shoots.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • horseradish tree — noun 1. : an East Indian tree (Moringa oleifera) that has a horseradish flavored root and is cultivated throughout the tropics for its elongated capsular fruit which when young is pickled or cooked as a vegetable and for its seeds which yield ben …   Useful english dictionary

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  • horseradish tree — a tropical tree, Moringa pterygosperma, having fragrant white flowers and seeds yielding a commercially useful oil. Cf. ben2. [1855 60] * * * ▪ plant also called  drumstick tree        (Moringa oleifera), small, deciduous tree, of the family… …   Universalium

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  • drumstick tree — noun deciduous or semi evergreen tree having scented sepia to yellow flowers in drooping racemes and pods whose pulp is used medicinally; tropical Asia and Central and South America and Australia • Syn: ↑golden shower tree, ↑purging cassia,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • ben-oil-tree — aliejinė moringa statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Moringinių šeimos daržovinis, dekoratyvinis, maistinis, pluoštinis, vaistinis augalas (Moringa oleifera), paplitęs atogrąžų Azijoje. Iš jo gaunami lipai ir kietieji aliejai. atitikmenys: lot …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • benzolive-tree — aliejinė moringa statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Moringinių šeimos daržovinis, dekoratyvinis, maistinis, pluoštinis, vaistinis augalas (Moringa oleifera), paplitęs atogrąžų Azijoje. Iš jo gaunami lipai ir kietieji aliejai. atitikmenys: lot …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

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  • Moringa oleifera — Drumstick Tree and variants thereof redirect here. This name is also used for the Golden Shower Tree (Cassia fistulosa). Moringa oleifera Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

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