noun (1)
tim·​bo | \ tēmˈbȯ, tim-, -bō\
plural -s

Definition of timbo

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : an Amazonian woody vine (Paullinia pinnata) the bitter bark of which contains a fish poison


noun (2)
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plural -s

Definition of timbo (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : a timber tree (Enterolobium timbouva) of Argentina
2 : the easily worked red wood of timbo used for furniture and interior woodwork

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History and Etymology for timbo

Noun (1)

Portuguese timbó, from Tupi

Noun (2)

Spanish timbó, from Guarani

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