1. [ noun ] (botany) tropical shrub having glossy foliage and fragrant nocturnal flowers with crimped or wavy corollas; northern India to Thailand
Synonyms: crepe_jasmine crepe_gardenia pinwheel_flower East_Indian_rosebay Nero's_crown coffee_rose Tabernaemontana_divaricate crape_jasmine
Related terms: shrub Tabernaemontana
2. [ noun ] (anatomy,zoology) the largest cartilage of the larynx
Synonyms: thyroid_cartilage
Related terms: cartilage larynx
Similar spelling:   Adam's_needle