Brosimum Terrabanum

Pittier.
Breadnut (E); Ojoche (S). The latex is sweet; the fruits are edible, made into toritllas in Nicaragua. The wood is said to burn green.

EthnoBotanical Dictionary. 2013.

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  • breadnut — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun 1. : the nut of a tree (Brosimum alicastrum) of Jamaica and Mexico that is roasted and ground into a flour from which bread is made 2. : a tree (Brosimum terrabanum) of British Honduras whose leaves furnish fodder 3. : a seeded… …   Useful english dictionary

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