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  • n  evergreen of tropical America having pulpy fruit containing saponin which was used as soap by Native Americans
  • n  tree of northern India and China having purple blossoms and small inedible yellow fruits; naturalized in the southern United States as a shade tree

  • It was an aggregation of four pieces, a baritone horn, a cornet, a trombone and an instrument something like a clarionet in shape but made out of the wood of the chinaberry tree.
  • Poverty could be quite poetic, though (the shoot of a chinaberry tree has been planted hopefully in the wasteland), if it wasn't for Miss Kate, the spinster guardian who keeps .
  • The boys built their own toys, turning bamboo tubes into pressurized chinaberry shooters and transplanting a lawn-mower motor onto a go-cart.
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  • New playground opening June 25 at Ashwood Park
    The Naperville Park District will celebrate at 5 p.m. June 25 the opening of the new playground at Ashwood Park, 4603 Chinaberry Lane. Design of the new playground was based on input from neighbors. Visit to learn …
    June 10, 2013 - The Naperville Sun

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