karri

noun

kar·​ri
variants or kari
ˈkarē
plural -s
1
: a large gum tree (Eucalyptus diversicolor) of Western Australia
2
: the hard durable red wood of karri that constitutes one of the principal commercial timbers of Australia

Word History

Etymology

native name in Western Australia

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“Karri.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/karri. Accessed 13 Jul. 2024.

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