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.

Origin of tipu

< New Latin, perhaps < Portuguese; further orig. undetermined
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