Allspice meaning

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An evergreen tree (Pimenta dioica) native to the West Indies, Mexico, and Central America, having opposite, simple leaves and white flowers clustered in cymes.
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The dried, nearly ripe berries of this plant, used as a spice.
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A West Indian tree (Pimenta dioica) of the myrtle family.
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Its berry.
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The spice made from this berry: so named because its flavor seems to combine the tastes of several spices.
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(uncountable) A spice; the dried and ground unripe fruit of Pimenta dioica, thought to combine the flavours of several spices, such as cinnamon, nutmeg and cloves.
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(countable) An evergreen tree of tropical America with aromatic berries.
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