hackia

noun
hack·​ia | \ ˈhakēə \
plural -s

Definition of hackia

: any of several tropical American trees (as of the genus Tabebuia) that yield notably hard heavy durable timber

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History and Etymology for hackia

from a native name in British Guiana

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“Hackia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hackia. Accessed 29 May. 2022.

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