noun al·gar·ro·bin \ˌal-gə-ˈrō-bən\

Definition of algarrobin



  1. :  a brown dyestuff and mordant of Argentina said to be obtained from the wood of the carob tree

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Origin and Etymology of algarrobin

algarroba + -in

First Known Use: 1916

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