noun ya·cal \ˈyäkəl\

Definition of yacal



  1. 1 :  any of several hard heavy durable yellowish brown woods obtained from trees of the family Dipterocarpaceae chiefly in the Philippines — compare lauan

  2. 2 :  a tree whose wood is a yacal

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Origin and Etymology of yacal

Tagalog yakál

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a brief usually trivial fact

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