oiticica

[ oi-tuh-see-kuh ]
/ ˌɔɪ təˈsi kə /

noun

a Brazilian tree, Licania rigida, of the rose family, the seeds of which yield oiticica oil.

Origin of oiticica

1915–20; < Portuguese < Tupi
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