Definition of jacaranda noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

jacaranda

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noun
BrE BrE//ˌdʒækəˈrændə//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdʒækəˈrændə//
 
[countable, uncountable] Plants
 
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a tropical tree with blue flowers and pleasant-smelling wood; the wood of this tree See related entries: Plants Word Origin mid 18th cent.: from Portuguese, from Tupi-Guarani jakara'nda.
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