plural -s
: any of several Philippine trees or their wood:
: a valuable timber tree (Wrightia laniti of the family Apocynaceae) with soft wood that is used for carving and for musical instruments
: a tree (Allaeanthus luzonicus) of the family Moraceae having leaves and flowers that are cooked for food

Word History


Tagalog lanitì

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“Lanete.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Apr. 2024.

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