noun. large semi-evergreen tree of the East Indies; trunk exudes a tenacious gum; bitter bark used as a tonic; seeds yield an aromatic oil; sometimes placed in genus Melia.
- Melia Azadirachta
- Azadirachta indica
- genus Azadirachta
- nim tree
- neem seed
- नीम (Hindi)
- निम्ब (Sanskrit)
Example sentences of the word neem
1. Noun, singular or mass
Others call for karanja and neem, eucalyptus and lemon oil, or soybean and geranium oils to mix with water and spray onto your pets.
2. Noun, plural
Wormwood, lemongrass and neem are herbs that can be mixed with natural oil (like vegetable oil) to battle against his mange infestation.
Apply neem oil as blossom buds begin to appear on your mango tree.