maloo climber

noun ma·loo climber \ˈmäˌlü-\
variants: less commonly

maloo

Definition of maloo climber

plural

-s

  1. :  an East Indian climbing shrub (Bauhinia vahlii) with a tough fibrous bark that is used in rope manufacture

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Origin and Etymology of maloo climber

maloo from Hindi māl garland, rope, from Sanskrit mālā garland


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