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neem

  

      n   a large tree of India, Azadirachta indica, all parts of which are useful to man: the leaves act as a natural pesticide, the fruit and seeds yield a medicinal oil, the bark is used to make a tonic, and the trunk exudes a gum  
     (C19: from Hindi nim, from Sanskrit nimba)  
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nee, need, Néel, neep

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