marri

noun
mar·​ri | \ ˈmärē \
plural -s

Definition of marri

: a very large Australian red gum (Eucalyptus calophylla) having white flowers and yielding tough strong yellowish brown wood whose value as lumber is somewhat impaired by the numerous gum veins

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History and Etymology for marri

native name in Australia

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“Marri.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/marri. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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