ouabaio

noun
oua·​baio | \ wäˈbī(ˌ)ō \
plural -s

Definition of ouabaio

: either of two southern African trees (Acocanthera ouabaia and A. venenata) from which ouabain is obtained

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History and Etymology for ouabaio

French ouabaïo, from Somali waba yo

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“Ouabaio.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ouabaio. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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