lingue

noun lin·gue \ ˈliŋgwā \

Definition of lingue

plural -s
:a Chilean timber tree (Persea lingue) that is closely related to the avocado, has a bark which is a locally important source of tannin, and yields a lustrous pale brown timber esteemed for cabinetwork and joinery

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Origin and Etymology of lingue

American Spanish, from Araucanian lige


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