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poon

noun \ˈpün\
variants: or

poon tree

Definition of poon

  1. 1 :  any of several trees (genus Calophyllum) of the East Indies and the Pacific islands; especially :  mastwood

  2. 2 :  the hard light wood of poon used especially for masts and spars

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Origin and Etymology of poon

Malayalam punna


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poon

\ˈpu̇n\

Definition of poon

  1. chiefly Scottish variant of pound

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