massoy

noun mas·soy
variants: or massoi \məˈsȯi, ˈmaˌsȯi\ or less commonly massoi bark or massoy bark

Definition of massoy

plural -s
: the aromatic bark of an East Indian tree (Massoia aromatica) of the family Lauraceae yielding a volatile oil

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Origin and Etymology of massoy

massoy, massoi, native name in Papua


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