champac

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noun cham·pac \ˈcham-ˌpak, ˈchəm-(ˌ)pək\
variants: or

champak

Definition of champac

  1. :  an Asian tree (Michelia champaca) of the magnolia family with fragrant usually yellow flowers

Origin and Etymology of champac

Hindi & Sanskrit; Hindi campak, from Sanskrit campaka


First Known Use: circa 1770


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