wild-fig

wild fig

noun
the caprifig.

Origin:
1700–10

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wild fig

noun
1. a strangler tree native to southern Florida and West Indies; begins as an epiphyte eventually developing many thick aerial roots and covering enormous areas [syn: golden fig
2. a West Indies clusia having fig-shaped fruit 
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