HyperDic: bean_tree

English > 1 sense of the expression bean tree:
NOUNplantbean treeany of several trees having seedpods as fruits
English > bean tree: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
MeaningAny of several trees having seedpods as fruits.
NarrowerMoreton Bay chestnut, Australian chestnutAustralian tree having pinnate leaves and orange-yellow flowers followed by large woody pods containing 3 or 4 seeds that resemble chestnuts
carob, carob tree, carob bean tree, algarroba, Ceratonia siliquaevergreen Mediterranean tree with edible pods
catalpa, Indian beanTree of the genus Catalpa with large leaves and white flowers followed by long slender pods
tamarind, tamarind tree, tamarindo, Tamarindus indicalong-lived tropical evergreen tree with a spreading crown and feathery evergreen foliage and fragrant flowers yielding hard yellowish wood and long pods with edible chocolate-colored acidic pulp
tonka bean, tonka bean tree, Coumarouna odorata, Dipteryx odoratatall tropical South American tree having pulpy egg-shaped pods of fragrant black almond-shaped seeds used for flavoring
BroadertreeA tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown

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