noun jel·u·tong \ˈje-lə-ˌtŋ\

Definition of JELUTONG

:  any of several trees (genus Dyera) of the dogbane family
:  the resinous rubbery latex of a jelutong (especially Dyera costulata) used especially as a chicle substitute

Origin of JELUTONG

Malay jĕlutong
First Known Use: circa 1836


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