pasania

noun pa·sa·nia \pəˈsānēə\
variants: or

pasinia

\-sin-\

Definition of pasania

plural

-s

  1. :  the wood of a Formosan oak (Quercus junghuhnii) used for joinery and cabinetwork that resembles chestnut but has pronounced medullary rays

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Origin and Etymology of pasania

New Latin Pasania, genus of oaks, from Sundanese pasang oak


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