Dictionary   FastHealth  Email This!



n 1  cap  :  a small genus of East Indian and Chinese trees (family Simaroubaceae) that are chiefly tropical with bitter bark, pinnate leaves, and terminal panicles of ill-scented greenish flowers and that include the tree of heaven (A. glandulosa) whose bark has been used as a tonic, purgative, and anthelmintic  2  :  a tree of the genus Ailanthus .

Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.  © 1997-2018.



Monroe County Hospital (Forsyth, Georgia - Monroe County)