Definition of Mango tree
1. Noun. Large evergreen tropical tree cultivated for its large oval fruit.
Terms within: Mango
Generic synonyms: Fruit Tree
Group relationships: Genus Mangifera, Mangifera
Lexicographical Neighbors of Mango Tree
Literary usage of Mango tree
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Buddhist Legends by Buddhaghosa, Eugene Watson Burlingame (1921)
"The very moment he washed his hands, a mango- tree sprang up, with a stalk as thick as ... When the king heard that a mango-tree so wonderful had sprung up, ..."
2. Cyclopedia of American Horticulture: Comprising Suggestions for Cultivation by Liberty Hyde Bailey, Wilhelm Miller (1900)
"All parts of the mango tree have a sweet, resinous fragrance which suggests ... The mango tree is evergreen, grows 30-40 ft. high and makes a round, ..."