poon

noun
\ ˈpün \
variants: or poon tree

Definition of poon

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : any of several trees (genus Calophyllum) of the East Indies and the Pacific islands especially : mastwood
2 : the hard light wood of poon used especially for masts and spars

poon

\ ˈpu̇n \

Definition of poon (Entry 2 of 2)

chiefly Scottish variant of

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History and Etymology for poon

Noun

Malayalam punna

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“Poon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/poon. Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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