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1. algarroba, algarroba bean, carob, carob bean, locust bean, locust pod

long pod containing small beans and sweetish edible pulp; used as animal feed and source of a chocolate substitute

2. algarroba, carob, carob bean tree, carob tree, ceratonia siliqua

evergreen Mediterranean tree with edible pods; the biblical carob

3. algarobilla, algarroba, algarrobilla

mesquite pod used in tanning and dyeing

4. algarroba, prosopis juliflora, prosopis juliiflora

mesquite of Gulf Coast and Caribbean Islands from Mexico to Venezuela

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1.  another name for mesquite, carob
the edible pod of these trees

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see synonyms of algarroba
the carob tree or its pods
2.  US
the mesquite tree or its pods

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see synonyms of algarroba
1. See mesquite.
2. See carob.

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