amuguis

noun amu·guis \äˈmü(ˌ)gēs\
variants: less commonly

amugis

\äˈmü(ˌ)gēs\

Definition of amuguis

plural

-es

  1. 1 :  a timber tree (Koordersiodendron pinnatum) of the family Anacardiaceae found in the Philippines, Sulawesi, and New Guinea

  2. 2 :  the light-colored reddish water-resisting and ant-resisting wood of the amuguis

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Origin and Etymology of amuguis

Tagalog amugis


First Known Use: 1900


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