noun mai·le \ˈmī-lē\

Definition of MAILE

:  a Pacific island vine (Alyxia oliviformis) of the dogbane family with fragrant leaves and bark that are used for decoration and in Hawaii for leis

Origin of MAILE

First Known Use: 1825

Rhymes with MAILE


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