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manchineel Saltos de línea: man¦chi|neel
Pronunciación: /ˌman(t)ʃɪˈniːl/

Definición de manchineel en inglés:

sustantivo

A Caribbean tree which has acrid apple-like fruit and poisonous milky sap which can cause temporary blindness.
  • Hippomane mancinella, family Euphorbiaceae
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • While on the beach, keep a lookout for manchineel trees because the fruit and sap is highly poisonous.
  • Most manchineels have red warning bands painted round the trunks and danger signs attached.
  • A picnic lunch was arranged on the beach under a manchineel tree and guest swam in the clear blue waters while John planted coconut trees along the shore.

Origen

Mid 17th century: from French mancenille, from Spanish manzanilla, diminutive of manzana 'apple', based on Latin matiana (poma) (neuter plural), denoting a kind of apple.

Palabras que riman con manchineel

allele, anele, anneal, appeal, Bastille, Beale, Castile, chenille, cochineal, cockatiel, conceal, congeal, creel, deal, eel, Emile, feel, freewheel, genteel, Guayaquil, heal, heel, he'll, keel, Kiel, kneel, leal, Lille, Lucille, meal, misdeal, Neil, O'Neill, ordeal, peal, peel, reel, schlemiel, seal, seel, she'll, spiel, squeal, steal, steel, Steele, teal, underseal, veal, weal, we'll, wheel, zeal

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