noun aca·na \ˈäkənə, -ˌnä\

Definition of acana



  1. :  either of two West Indian trees (Manilkara albescens and M. bidentata) of the family Sapotaceae that yield valuable timber

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Origin and Etymology of acana

Spanish ácana, probably from Ciboney or Taino

First Known Use: 1807

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a trip made at another's expense

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