caranna

noun ca·ran·na \ kəˈranə \
variants: or caranna gum or less commonly carana \", -anyə\ or carauna \-rȯnə\

Definition of caranna

plural -s
:a dark resinous medicinal gum obtained from any of several South American trees (especially Protium carana, P. altissimum, and Pachylobus hexandrus)

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Origin and Etymology of caranna

Spanish caraña, probably from a native name in Venezuela


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