movingui

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

movingue

\mōˈviŋgē\

Definition of movingui

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  a West African leguminous tree (Distemonanthus benthamianus) having straw-colored wood with evident pores

  2. 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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