[mee-lee-ey-shuh s] /ˌmi liˈeɪ ʃəs/

belonging to the Meliaceae, the mahogany family of plants.
of, relating to, or belonging to the Meliaceae, a family of tropical and subtropical trees, including mahogany, some of which yield valuable timber


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