salai

noun sa·lai \səˈlī, ˈsaˌlī\
variants: less commonly

salai tree

Definition of salai

plural

-s

  1. :  an East Indian tree (Boswellia serrata) yielding resin that is used as an incense and as a medicine

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Origin and Etymology of salai

Hindi śallak, sallak, from Sanskrit śallakī


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