bitanhol

noun
bi·​tan·​hol | \ ˌbēˌtäŋˈhōl \
plural -s

Definition of bitanhol

: a tropical tree (Calophyllum blancoi) common in the Philippines with bark and seeds that yield an aromatic resin and a bitter oil

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Tagalog bitanhól

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“Bitanhol.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bitanhol. Accessed 3 Jun. 2020.

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