Definition of Souari

1. Noun. Large South American evergreen tree trifoliate leaves and drupes with nutlike seeds used as food and a source of cooking oil.

Exact synonyms: Caryocar Nuciferum, Souari Nut, Souari Tree
Terms within: Souari Nut
Group relationships: Caryocar, Genus Caryocar
Generic synonyms: Tree



Definition of Souari

1. Noun. Any tree of the genus ''Caryocar''. They yield strong timber and some bear edible nuts. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Souari

1. a tropical tree [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Souari

sottishnesses
sottisier
sottisiers
sotto voce
sou
sou'-east
sou'-sou'-east
sou'-sou'-west
sou'-west
sou'easter
sou'easters
sou'west
sou'wester
sou'westered
sou'westers
souari (current term)
souari nut
souari tree
souaris
soubah
soubahdar
soubahdars
soubahs
soubise
soubises
soubresaut
soubresauts
soubrette
soubrettes
soubrettish

Literary usage of Souari

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Catalogue of the Exhibits of British Guiana by John Joseph Quelch (1893)
"souari thrives best and seems to attain to its largest size on the hills composed ... The souari- nut (Butternut), well known in the colony, is the fruit of ..."

2. Catalogue of the Exhibits of British Guiana by John Joseph Quelch (1893)
"souari thrives best and seems to attain to its largest size on the hills composed ... The souari- nut (Butternut), well known in the colony, is the fruit of ..."

3. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1920)
"Gallic and French coin, of gold, silver and copper In France the current five centime piece, 20 of which make a franc, are commonly called sous. souari ..."

4. The Plant World by Plant World Association, Wild Flower Preservation Society (U.S.) (1901)
"Flowering branch of Caryocar glabrum, and fruit, partly sectioned, of C, nuci/crum, both greatly reduced. Redrawn from Engler. Family Caryocaraceae. souari ..."

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