guatambu

noun
gua·​tam·​bu | \ ¦gwätəm¦bü \
plural -s

Definition of guatambu

1 : a Brazilian timber tree (Aspidosperma tomentosa)
2 : the bright yellow rather soft wood of the guatambu

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History and Etymology for guatambu

Portuguese guatambú, from Tupi

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“Guatambu.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/guatambu. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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