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tropical American feather palm having a swollen spiny trunk and edible nuts Acrocomia aculeata , gri-gri , grugru , grugru palm , macamba
African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread Adansonia digitata , baobab , monkey-bread tree
large trunk artery that carries blood from the left ventricle of the heart to branch arteries aorta
chiefly tropical trees and shrubs and vines usually having a tall columnar trunk bearing a crown of very large leaves; coextensive with the order Palmales Arecaceae , family Arecaceae , family Palmaceae , family Palmae , Palmaceae , Palmae , palm family
Malaysian feather palm with base densely clothed with fibers; yields a sweet sap used in wine and trunk pith yields sago Arenga pinnata , gomuti , gomuti palm , sugar palm
large semi-evergreen tree of the East Indies; trunk exudes a tenacious gum; bitter bark used as a tonic; seeds yield an aromatic oil; sometimes placed in genus Melia arishth , Azadirachta indica , margosa , Melia Azadirachta , neem , neem tree , nim tree
artery that originates from the celiac trunk and supplies blood to the spleen arteria lienalis , lienal artery , splenic artery
one of two arteries (branches of the pulmonary trunk) that carry venous blood from the heart to the lungs arteria pulmonalis , pulmonary artery
skeletal muscle of the trunk or head axial muscle
branch-trunk angle axil
acrobatic feat in which the trunk is bent backward from a standing position until the hands touch the floor backbend
common cypress of southeastern United States having trunk expanded at base; found in coastal swamps and flooding river bottoms bald cypress , pond bald cypress , southern cypress , swamp cypress , Taxodium distichum
form of muscular dystrophy that sets in in adolescence or adulthood and progresses slowly but will affect all voluntary muscles; characterized by generalized weakness and muscle wasting that affects limb and trunk muscles first; similar to Duchenne's musc Becker muscular dystrophy
fast-growing herbaceous evergreen tree of South America having a broad trunk with high water content and dark green oval leaves bella sombra , ombu , Phytolacca dioica
trunk, tree bole
massive tropical tree with deep ridges on its massive trunk and bearing large pods of seeds covered with silky floss; source of the silky kapok fiber Bombay ceiba , Ceiba pentandra , ceiba tree , God tree , kapok , silk-cotton tree , white silk-cotton tree
British car trunk boot
outdoor sale at which people sell things from the trunk of their car boot sale , car boot sale
railway line connected to a trunk line branch line , spur , spur track
tropical tree with prickly trunk; its heavy red wood yields a red dye and is used for cabinetry brazilwood , Caesalpinia echinata , peach-wood , peachwood , pernambuco wood
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