movingui

noun mo·vin·gui
variants: or movingue \mōˈviŋgē\

Definition of movingui

plural -s
1 :a West African leguminous tree (Distemonanthus benthamianus) having straw-colored wood with evident pores
2 :the wood of the movingui used especially for veneers

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Origin and Etymology of movingui

native name in western Africa


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