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coral tree

noun
1.
any of various tropical shrubs or trees of the genus Erythrina, of the legume family, having large clusters of pealike flowers.
Origin
1625-1635
1625-35
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  • Thousands of polyps make up a coral colony or coral tree.
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coral tree

noun
1.
any of various thorny, tropical trees of the leguminous genus Erythrina, having bright red flowers and reddish shiny seeds
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