noun geel·hout \ˈgēlˌhau̇t\

Definition of geelhout



  1. :  any of several southern African trees of the genera Podocarpus and Elaeodendron whose wood is sometimes used for interior work

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Origin and Etymology of geelhout

Afrikaans, from geel yellow + hout wood; akin to Old High German holz wood — more at holt

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a trip made at another's expense

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