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  1. Kirkia, genus Kirkia(noun)

    small genus of tropical South African trees and shrubs


  1. Kirkia

    Kirkia is a genus of plant in family Kirkiaceae. It was previously placed in family Simaroubaceae, but was transferred into Kirkiaceae, together with Pleiokirkia, because these genera produce neither quassinoids nor limonoids. It contains the following species: ⁕Kirkia dewinteri, Merxm. & Heine

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