tindalo

noun

tin·​da·​lo
ˈtindəˌlō
plural -s
1
: a timber tree (Pahudia rhomboidea) of the family Leguminosae of the Philippines having a hard valuable wood like that of the ipil
2
: the wood of the tindalo

Word History

Etymology

Tagalog tindalô

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“Tindalo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tindalo. Accessed 21 Feb. 2024.

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