ekhimi

noun
ekhi·​mi | \ eˈkēmē \
plural -s

Definition of ekhimi

: the grayish brown coarse-grained wood of a tropical African tree (Piptadenia africana) used for structural work and inexpensive furniture

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native name in Africa

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“Ekhimi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ekhimi. Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

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