kowhai

noun
ko·​whai | \ ˈkōˌwī \
plural -s

Definition of kowhai

: a shrub or small tree (Sophora tetraptera) of Australasia and Chile that yields a hard strong wood

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History and Etymology for kowhai

Maori

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“Kowhai.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kowhai. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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