trincomali wood


trin·​co·​ma·​li wood
variants or trincomalee wood
often capitalized T
: a tropical Asiatic timber tree (Berrya ammonilla) of the family Tiliaceae with hard dark wood
: the wood of the trincomali wood tree

Word History


from Trincomali, Trincomalee, seaport in Ceylon

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“Trincomali wood.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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