[ al-mohn, am-uhn ]

  1. a Philippine, dipterocarpaceous tree, Shorea eximia.

  2. the hard, yellowish-white wood of this tree, used for making furniture.

Origin of almon

From Bisayan

Words Nearby almon Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use almon in a sentence

  • But Prof. almon Waite, toddling behind the treasure, had a metaphor of his own.