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ster·cu·li·a foeti·da

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  1. kalumpang, Java olives, Sterculia foetidanoun

    large tree of Old World tropics having foul-smelling orange-red blossoms followed by red pods enclosing oil-rich seeds sometimes used as food


  1. Sterculia foetida

    Sterculia foetida is a soft wooded tree that can grow up to 35 metres (115 feet) tall. Common names for the plant are the bastard poon tree, java olive tree, hazel sterculia, wild almond tree, and skunk tree.


  1. sterculia foetida

    Sterculia Foetida, also known as the wild almond tree or Java olive tree, is a species of flowering plant in the family Malvaceae. Found in various parts of the world, including Southeast Asia and Australia, this plant is typically used for its timber and seeds. Its name, 'foetida', refers to the strong smell its flowers produce. Its seeds are edible, often eaten either raw or roasted, and its wood is used in construction and furniture making.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sterculia foetida in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sterculia foetida in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6


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