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avodire

[av-uh-duh-rey] /ˌæv ə dəˈreɪ/
noun
1.
the hard, light-colored wood of a West African tree, Turraeanthus africana, of the mahogany family, used for making furniture.
Origin of avodire
1930-1935
1930-35; < French avodiré, said to be < Agni, a Kwa language of the Ivory Coast
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