tipu

[ tee-poo ]
/ ˈti pu /

noun

a South American tree, Tipuana tipu, having pinnate leaves and showy, golden-yellow flowers, cultivated in warm climates as an ornamental.

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Origin of tipu

From New Latin, perhaps from Portuguese; further origin undetermined
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