mahoe

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noun ma·hoe \ mə-ˈhō , ˈmä-ˌ \

Definition of mahoe

:either of two tropical hibiscus trees (Hibiscus elatus and H. tiliaceus)

Origin and Etymology of mahoe

French maho, from Taino


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