What does caesalpinia mean?

caesalpinia meaning in General Dictionary

little spiny tropical woods or bushes; includes the tiny genus or subgenus Poinciana

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Among the Dicotyledons, the Leguminosae take the first place with 131 species, including Acacia, Caesalpinia and Cassia, each represented by several forms. The occurrence of 90 species of Amentaceae shows that, as the climate became less tropical, the relative proportion of this group to the total flora increased.

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