mimosa definition

  • noun:
    • any one of various mainly tropical herbs, shrubs, and woods for the genus Mimosa, having globular heads of tiny flowers with protruding stamens and often bipinnate, compound leaves which are frequently sensitive to touch or light.
    • identify silk tree.
    • a glass or two comprising champagne and orange juice.
    • A plant of the genus Mimosa frequently present exotic climates, their particular leaves are usually prickly and sensitive to touch or light, and also small white or green flowers.
    • Silk tree or the green siris.
    • Acacia.
    • A cocktail consisting of champagne and orange juice.
    • A genus of leguminous flowers, containing many species, and like the sensitive and painful plants (Mimosa sensitiva, and Mimosa pudica).
    • a sizable genus of leguminous plants of the suborder Mimose√¶ and also the tribe Eumimose√¶, characterized by a legume with entire or jointed valves which break from a narrow chronic placenta.
    • [lowercase] A plant of this genus.
    • Same as thiazol yellow.
    • any of different tropical bushes or trees regarding the genus Mimosa having generally yellowish plants and element will leave
    • evergreen Australasian tree having white or silvery bark and younger leaves and yellow blossoms
    • a mixed beverage containing champagne and orange juice

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