Ceylon

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burrowing scaly-tailed rat of India and Ceylon bandicoot rat , mole rat
peafowl of India and Ceylon blue peafowl , Pavo cristatus
capital and largest city of Sri Lanka; has one of the largest harbors in the world; is located on the western coast of the island of Ceylon capital of Sri Lanka , Colombo
aromatic bark of the cassia-bark tree; less desirable as a spice than Ceylon cinnamon bark cassia bark , Chinese cinnamon
Chinese tree with aromatic bark; yields a less desirable cinnamon than Ceylon cinnamon cassia , cassia-bark tree , Cinnamomum cassia
republic on the island of Ceylon; became independent of the United Kingdom in 1948 Ceylon , Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka , Sri Lanka
spice from the dried aromatic bark of the Ceylon cinnamon tree; used as rolled strips or ground cinnamon
aromatic fleshy herb of India and Ceylon to South Africa; sometimes placed in genus Plectranthus Coleus amboinicus , Coleus aromaticus , country borage , Plectranthus amboinicus
city of central Sri Lanka that was the last capital of the ancient kings of Ceylon; a resort and religious center Kandy
Spanish missionary and Jesuit who establish missionaries in Japan and Ceylon and the East Indies (1506-1552) Saint Francis Xavier , Xavier
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