tabasheer

noun tab·a·sheer \ˌtabəˈshi(ə)r\
variants: less commonly

tabashir

\ˌtabəˈshi(ə)r\

Definition of tabasheer

plural

-s

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

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Origin and Etymology of tabasheer

Hindi tabāshīr, from Persian


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