dipterocarpous

adjective
dip·ter·o·car·pous

Definition of dipterocarpous 

: of or relating to the genus Dipterocarpus or to the family Dipterocarpaceae

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

History and Etymology for dipterocarpous

dipterocarp + -ous

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about dipterocarpous

Share dipterocarpous

Statistics for dipterocarpous

Look-up Popularity

Comments on dipterocarpous

What made you want to look up dipterocarpous? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

characteristic trappings or dress

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Food Quiz

True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!