angelim

noun an·ge·lim \¦anjə¦lim\
variants: or

angelin

\-in\

Definition of angelim

plural

-s

  1. :  any of several chiefly tropical American trees of the genus Andira; especially :  cabbage bark

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Origin and Etymology of angelim

Portuguese angelim, from Tamil anjilī-maram, anjalī-maram


First Known Use: 1805


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