limba

noun
lim·​ba | \ ˈlim-bə How to pronounce limba (audio) \

Definition of limba

1 : a tall whitish-trunked West African tree (Terminalia superba) with straight-grained wood
2 : the wood of a limba

First Known Use of limba

1943, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for limba

origin unknown

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“Limba.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/limba. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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