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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 Ad·an·so·nia /ˌædṇˈsonɪə, ˌædˌæn, njə/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ad·an·so·ni·a n.  Bot. A genus of great trees related to the Bombax.  There are two species, Adansonia digitata, the baobab or monkey-bread of Africa and India, and Adansonia Gregorii, the sour gourd or cream-of-tartar tree of Australia.  Both have a trunk of moderate height, but of enormous diameter, and a wide-spreading head.  The fruit is oblong, and filled with pleasantly acid pulp.  The wood is very soft, and the bark is used by the natives for making ropes and cloth.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : baobab; cream-of-tartar tree [syn: genus Adansonia]