banak

noun
ba·​nak | \ ˈbäˌnäk \
plural -s

Definition of banak

: any of several Central American timber trees of the genus Virola (especially V. merendonia) extensively shipped from British Honduras

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History and Etymology for banak

perhaps borrowed from a Mayan language of Belize

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“Banak.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/banak. Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

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