amboyna

noun am·boy·na \ am-ˈbȯi-nə \
variants: or amboina

Definition of amboyna

: a mottled curly-grained wood of a southeast Asian tree (Pterocarpus indicus) of the legume family

Origin and Etymology of amboyna

Amboina, Moluccas, Indonesia


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