toon

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noun \ˈtün\

Definition of toon

  1. :  a southeast Asian and Australian tree (Toona ciliata syn. Cedrela toona) of the mahogany family with aromatic dark red to reddish-brown wood; also :  its wood

Origin and Etymology of toon

Hindi & Urdu tūn, from Sanskrit tunna


First Known Use: 1810


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