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ˈdɪv iˈdɪv idi·vi-di·vi

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. divi-divinoun

    twisted seed pods of the divi-divi tree; source of tannin

  2. divi-divi, Caesalpinia coriarianoun

    small thornless tree or shrub of tropical America whose seed pods are a source of tannin


  1. divi-divinoun

    Cæsalpinia coriaria, a leguminous tree of the southern Western Hemisphere

  2. divi-divinoun

    The seed-pods of Cæsalpinia coriaria, formerly used in tanning


  1. divi-divi

    Libidibia coriaria, synonym Caesalpinia coriaria, is a leguminous tree or large shrub native to the Caribbean, Central America, Mexico, and northern and western South America. Common names include divi-divi, cascalote, guaracabuya, guatapana, nacascol, tan yong, and watapana (Aruba).


  1. divi-divi

    Divi-divi is a tropical plant (scientific name: Caesalpinia coriaria), known for its twisted, gnarled form and being extremely wind-resistant. Native to the arid regions of Northern South America, Central America, and the Caribbean, it is commonly used as a natural windbreak. Its bark, seeds, and leaves are often used in leather tanning due to their high tannin content.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Divi-divinoun

    a small tree of tropical America (Caesalpinia coriaria), whose legumes contain a large proportion of tannic and gallic acid, and are used by tanners and dyers

  2. Etymology: [Native name.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of divi-divi in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of divi-divi in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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