Stuck on a problem? Get great tutoring at an affordable price with Chegg. Click here to join and get your 1st 30 minutes Free!


From Biology-Online Dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search


1. A rich wine made on the island of madeira.

2. (Science: botany) madeira nut, the European walnut; the nut of the juglans regia.

Origin: pg, the island madeira, properly, wood, fr. L. Materia stuff, wood. The island was so called because well wooded.