geelhout

noun geel·hout \ˈgēlˌhau̇t\

Definition of geelhout

plural

-s

  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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