limba

[ lim-buh ]
/ ˈlɪm bə /

noun

an African tree, Terminalia superba, having yellowish-brown wood.
the wood of this tree.

Nearby words

  1. limaçon,
  2. limb,
  3. limb bud,
  4. limb lead,
  5. limb-girdle muscular dystrophy,
  6. limbate,
  7. limbed,
  8. limber,
  9. limber hole,
  10. limber pine

Origin of limba

First recorded in 1935–40; of uncertain origin

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