noun api·tong \əˈpēˌtȯŋ\

Definition of apitong



  1. 1 :  any of several trees of the genus Dipterocarpus; especially :  an important Philippine timber tree (D. grandiflorus) yielding a resin used as an illuminant or varnish or for calking boats

  2. 2 :  the reddish brown wood of an apitong tree

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Origin and Etymology of apitong


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a trip made at another's expense

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