ipil

noun
\ ˈēpəl \
variants: or ifil \ ˈēfəl \
plural -s

Definition of ipil

1 : a Philippine and Pacific island tree (Intsia bijuga) yielding a valuable brown dye and having a very hard and durable dark wood
2 : the wood of the ipil

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History and Etymology for ipil

Spanish ipil, from Tagalog

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“Ipil.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ipil. Accessed 5 Aug. 2021.

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