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 for Pimenta acris
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Bayberry \Bay"ber*ry\, n. (Bot.)
     (a) The fruit of the bay tree or Laurus nobilis.
     (b) A tree of the West Indies related to the myrtle ({Pimenta
         acris).
     (c) The fruit of Myrica cerifera (wax myrtle); the shrub
         itself; -- called also candleberry tree.
         [1913 Webster]
  
     Bayberry tallow, a fragrant green wax obtained from the
        bayberry or wax myrtle; -- called also myrtle wax.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  Pimenta acris
      n 1: West Indian tree; source of bay rum [syn: bayberry, bay-
           rum tree, Jamaica bayberry, wild cinnamon, Pimenta
           acris]

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