Rhizophora mangle

Definitions of Rhizophora mangle
  1. noun
    a tropical tree or shrub bearing fruit that germinates while still on the tree and having numerous prop roots that eventually form an impenetrable mass and are important in land building
    synonyms: mangrove
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    type of:
    angiospermous tree, flowering tree
    any tree having seeds and ovules contained in the ovary
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