wiliwili

noun wi·li·wi·li \ˈwēlēˈwēlē\

Definition of wiliwili

plural

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  1. :  any of several coral trees of the islands of the Pacific ocean having light soft wood which is often used for the outriggers of canoes; especially :  a Hawaiian tree (Erythrina sandwicensis) with brilliant orange-red or sometimes yellow flowers

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Origin and Etymology of wiliwili

Hawaiian


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