da-kua

noun
\ ˈdäk(ə)wə, ˈdak- \
plural -s

Definition of da-kua

1 : a kauri pine (Agathis vitiensis) of the Fiji islands
2 or less commonly dakua wood : the usually white wood of the dakua used for masts, spars, booms, and flooring

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“Da-kua.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/da-kua. Accessed 16 Sep. 2021.

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