manchineel definition

  • noun:
    • A tropical United states tree (Hippomane mancinella) having poisonous good fresh fruit and a milky sap that causes epidermis sores on contact.
    • A tropical United states tree, Hippomane mancinella, having apple-like, toxic fruit, and a sap which causes blisters on connection with your skin
    • A euphorbiaceous tree (Hippomane Mancinella) of tropical The united states, having a poisonous and blistering milky liquid, and toxic acrid fruit notably resembling an apple.
    • A tree, Hippomane Mancinella, of moderate size, found in the West Indies, Central America, and Florida.

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