mokihana

noun
mo·​ki·​ha·​na | \ ˌmōkēˈhänə \
plural -s

Definition of mokihana

: a Hawaiian tree (Pelea anisata) of the family Rutaceae growing only on the Island of Kauai and having fragrant fruits that are strung in leis and represent Kauai in the leis of the Islands

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“Mokihana.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mokihana. Accessed 11 May. 2021.

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