palosapis

noun pa·lo·sa·pis \ˌpalōˈsäpə̇s, ˌpäl-\

Definition of palosapis

plural

-es

  1. :  a tall tree (Anisoptera thurifera) of the family Dipterocarpaceae that is common in the Philippines and yields a resinous oil and valuable light-colored hard wood used in cabinetwork and paneling

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Origin and Etymology of palosapis

Tagalog


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