Definition of Albizia

1. Noun. Any of numerous trees of the genus Albizia.




Definition of Albizia

1. a tropical tree [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Albizia

albinotic
albinterferon
albinuria
albite
albites
albitic
albitical
albitise
albitised
albitises
albitization
albitizations
albitize
albitized
albitizes
albizia (current term)
albizias
albizzia
albizzias
albocinereous
albocracy
albolabrin
albolith
albondiga
albondigas
albonoursin
albrechtschraufite
albs
albuca
albuginea

Literary usage of Albizia

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

1. Rehabilitation of Degraded Tropical Forest Ecosystems: Workshop Proceedings ...by Shigeo Kobayashi by Shigeo Kobayashi (2001)
"albizia is one of the more valuable timber species, yielding profitable timber ... Long branches of albizia can effectively control undergrowth and weeds on ..."

2. Hawaii Integrated Biofuels Research Program: Final Report by Patrick K. Takahashi (1995)
"An alternative to repeated fertilization is to plant at least one-third albizia falcataria in systematic mixture with the eucalypts. ..."

3. Agrodiversity: Learning from Farmers Across the World by Harold Brookfield, Helen Parsons, Muriel Brookfield (2003)
"... Wood albizia gummifera Olea africana Maesa lanceolata Cordia abyssinica Croton ... floribunda Rauvolfia caffra albizia gummifera Ficus thonningii Maesa ..."

4. Proceedings by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain), Norton Shaw, Francis Galton, William Spottiswoode, Clements Robert Markham, Henry Walter Bates, John Scott Keltie (1889)
"... and at the commencement of the last century the term was transferred to a species of acacia (albizia ..."

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