Definition of Azadirachta
1. Noun. Genus of large important East Indian trees: neem trees.
Generic synonyms: Rosid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Family Meliaceae, Mahogany Family, Meliaceae
Member holonyms: Arishth, Azadirachta Indica, Margosa, Melia Azadirachta, Neem, Neem Tree, Nim Tree
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Azadirachta
Literary usage of Azadirachta
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Imperial Gazetteer of India by William Wilson Hunter (1887)
"... and a few nlms (azadirachta indica) and///<z/.f (Ficus religiosa), are the only timber-trees found in the District. As these afford no cover, ..."
2. Hand-book of Chemistry by Leopold Gmelin, Henry Watts (1866)
"Oil of the almonds of azadirachta indica. — Yellow, of sp. gr. 0-921. Tastes bitter ; smells like ..."