jamaica

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widely cultivated in tropical and subtropical regions for its fragrant flowers and colorful fruits; introduced in Jamaica by William Bligh akee , akee tree , Blighia sapida
southeastern United States to northern Mexico and Jamaica Alabama lip fern , Cheilanthes alabamensis , smooth lip fern
wading bird of Florida, Cuba and Jamaica having a drooping bill and a distinctive wailing call Aramus pictus , limpkin
edible yellow fruit of the Jamaica honeysuckle bell apple , sweet cup , water lemon , yellow granadilla
West Indian tree yielding the drug Jamaica quassia bitterwood , Jamaica quassia , Picrasma excelsa , Picrasma excelsum
erect forest tree of Cuba and Jamaica having variably hairy leaves and orange-yellow or orange-red flowers; yields a moderately dense timber for cabinetwork and gunstocks blue mahoe , Cuban bast , Hibiscus elatus , mahagua , mahoe , majagua
capital and largest city of Jamaica capital of Jamaica , Jamaican capital , Kingston
British colony in the Caribbean northwest of Jamaica; an international banking center Cayman Islands
tropical fern widespread in Old World; naturalized in Jamaica and Florida climbing maidenhair , climbing maidenhair fern , Lygodium microphyllum , snake fern
country on the island of Jamaica; became independent of England in 1962; much poverty; the major industry is tourism Jamaica
heavy pungent rum from Jamaica Jamaica rum
native or inhabitant of Jamaica Jamaican
basic unit of money in Jamaica Jamaican dollar
port and resort city in northwestern Jamaica Montego Bay
tropical American prickly pear of Jamaica Opuntia tuna , tuna
religion native to Jamaica whose followers see Africa as the Promised Land Rasta
Black youth subculture and religious movement that arose in the ghettos of Kingston, Jamaica, in the 1950s; Rastafarians regard Ras Tafari as divine; males grow hair in long dreadlocks and wear woolen caps; use marijuana and listen to reggae music Rastafari , Rastas
style of music native to Jamaica characterized by a calypso rhythm reggae
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