ceriops

noun
ce·ri·ops | \ ˈsirēˌäps \
plural -es

Definition of ceriops 

: an East Indian mangrove (Ceriops tagal) that is the source especially in the Philippines of a valuable tanning extract

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History and Etymology for ceriops

New Latin, perhaps from Greek kērion honeycomb + ōps eye, face

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