caranna

noun ca·ran·na \kəˈranə\
variants: or

caranna gum

less commonly

carana

\", -anyə\ or

carauna

\-rȯnə\

Definition of caranna

plural

-s

  1. :  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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