ligas

noun

li·​gas
lēˈgäs
plural -es
: a poisonous Philippine tree (Semecarpus perrottetii) of the family Anacardiaceae that has hardwood and yields an illuminating resin

Word History

Etymology

Tagalog ligás

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“Ligas.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ligas. Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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