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English noun: allspice

1. allspice (plant) aromatic West Indian tree that produces allspice berries


Synonymsallspice tree, Pimenta dioica, pimento tree


Broader (hypernym)spice tree


Part holonymallspice


Member meronymgenus Pimenta, Pimenta

2. allspice (plant) deciduous shrubs having aromatic bark; eastern China; southwestern and eastern United States


Broader (hypernym)bush, shrub


Narrower (hyponym)California allspice, Calycanthus floridus, Calycanthus occidentalis, Carolina allspice, spicebush, strawberry bush, strawberry shrub, sweet shrub


Member meronymCalycanthus, genus Calycanthus

3. allspice (food) ground dried berrylike fruit of a West Indian allspice tree; suggesting combined flavors of cinnamon and nutmeg and cloves


Broader (hypernym)spice


Part meronymallspice, allspice tree, Pimenta dioica, pimento tree









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