tabasheer

noun
tab·​a·​sheer
variants: or less commonly tabashir \ ˌtabəˈshi(ə)r \
plural -s

Definition of tabasheer

: a siliceous concretion in the joints of the bamboo valued in the East Indies as a medicine

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History and Etymology for tabasheer

Hindi tabāshīr, from Persian

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“Tabasheer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tabasheer. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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