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Acacia meaning in English

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Acacia

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1. acacia

any of various spiny trees or shrubs of the genus Acacia

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Acacia

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noun
1. 
any shrub or tree of the tropical and subtropical leguminous genus Acacia, having compound or reduced leaves and small yellow or white flowers in dense inflorescences
. Also called: acacia tree See also wattle1 (sense 4)
2.  false acacia
3.  gum acacia

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Acacia

see synonyms of acacia
noun
1. 
a. 
any of several trees, shrubs, or other plants (genus Acacia) of the mimosa family, with clusters of yellow or white flowers: many are cultivated as ornamentals, and some yield gum arabic, dyes, or perfumes
b. 
the flower
2. 
gum arabic
3. 
locust (sense 3) locust (sense 3a)
: also called false acacia

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Acacia

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n.
1. Any of various often spiny trees or shrubs of the genus Acacia in the pea family, having alternate, bipinnately compound leaves or leaves represented by flattened leafstalks and heads or spikes of small flowers.
2. Any of several other plants in the pea family, especially of the genus Robinia.

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