lignaloe

noun
lign·​al·​oe | \ līˈna(ˌ)lō, ligˈ- \
variants: or lignaloes \ -​ōz \

Definition of lignaloe

1 : agarwood
2 : linaloa

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History and Etymology for lignaloe

Middle English ligne aloes, from Middle French lignaloe, lignaloes, from Medieval Latin lignum aloes, literally, wood of the aloe

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“Lignaloe.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lignaloe. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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