naio

noun \ˈnī(ˌ)ō\

Definition of naio

plural

-s

  1. :  any of several trees of the genus Myoporum: such as a :  ngaio b :  bastard sandalwood 2a(1) c :  a tall Hawaiian tree (Myoporum sandwicense) that has rough gray bark and pink or white flowers in terminal clusters and that yields a lumber which is sometimes substituted for sandalwood

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Origin and Etymology of naio

Hawaiian


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