courbaril

noun cour·ba·ril \ˈku̇rbərə̇l, ¦ku̇rbə¦ril\

Definition of courbaril

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  a West Indian locust tree (Hymenaea courbaril) with a very hard tough wood

  2. 2 or courbaril copal :  the resin from the courbaril tree

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Origin and Etymology of courbaril

French, from Island Carib kurbaril


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