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noun (1)

variants or caraipe
plural -s


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noun (2)

variants or caraipe
plural -s
: any of several Brazilian timber trees of the genus Caraipa (family Guttiferae) yielding a strong hard valuable wood

Word History


Noun (1)

Portuguese caraipe

Noun (2)

Portuguese caraipé, from Tupi

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“Caraipi.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Feb. 2024.

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