resak

noun

re·​sak
rə̇ˈsak
plural -s
: durable hard heavy Malaysian wood from trees of the family Dipterocarpaceae and especially of the genus Shorea

Word History

Etymology

from native name in Malaysia

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“Resak.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/resak. Accessed 26 Feb. 2024.

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