Definition of Bombax malabarica

1. Noun. East Indian silk cotton tree yielding fibers inferior to kapok.

Exact synonyms: Bombax Ceiba, Red Silk-cotton Tree, Simal
Group relationships: Bombax, Genus Bombax
Generic synonyms: Tree



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bombax Malabarica

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Bomarea
Bomarea edulis
Bomarea salsilla
Bomb
Bombacaceae
Bombardier
Bombax ceiba
Bombax malabarica
Bombay
Bombay cat
Bombay cats
Bombay ceiba
Bombay duck
Bombay hemp
Bombay mix
Bombay phenomenon
Bombay trait
Bombayite
Bombayites
Bombays
Bomber Harris
Bombina

Literary usage of Bombax malabarica

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1. Tropical Agriculture: The Climate, Soils, Cultural Methods, Crops, Live by Earley Vernon Wilcox (1916)
"Chief among these trees is kapok, bombax malabarica, Alstonia scholaris, Erythrina indica, and species of Anona, Hibiscus, and Dyera. ..."

2. The Newer Remedies ...: A Reference Book for Physicians, Pharmacists, and by Virgil Coblentz (1899)
"The gum resin of bombax malabarica, used as astringent for diarrhea and dysentery. The dose is 2-3 Gm. (30-45 gr ..."

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