kino

3 ENTRIES FOUND:

ki·no

noun \ˈkē-(ˌ)nō\

Definition of KINO

1
: any of several dark red to black tannin-containing dried juices or extracts obtained from various tropical trees; especially : the dried juice obtained usually from the trunk of an Indian and Sri Lankan tree (Pterocarpus marsupium) as brown or black fragments and used as an astringent in diarrhea
2
: a tree that produces kino (especially Pterocarpus marsupium)

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up kino? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).