variants or sundra
plural -s
: any of several trees of the genus Heritiera
especially : an East Indian tree (H. formes) with a bark rather rich in tannin and a hard close-grained reddish to dark brown wood that is strong, durable, and resistant to decay and is much used locally for boat-building
: the wood of a sundri

Word History


Sanskrit sundarī

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“Sundri.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Jun. 2024.

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