plural -s
: a valuable timber tree (Eusideroxylon zwageri) of the family Lauraceae of Borneo having heavy hard antproof wood

Word History


Malay (pokok) bĕlian, literally, sorcerer's tree, from pokok tree + bĕlian sorcerer

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“Billian.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 May. 2023.

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