Pronunciation: (al"mu-kē'), [key]
1. a West African tree, Manilkara albescens, of the sapodilla family.
2. the hard, reddish-brown wood of this tree, used for making furniture.
3. Also,alamiqui.a Cuban solenodon, Solenodon cubanus.
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