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wenge

/ ˈwɛnɡeɪ /

noun

  1. a large, straight tree Millettia laurentii of Central and West Africa valued for its hard dark wood, used in furniture and flooring
    1. the wood of this tree
    2. ( as modifier )

      a wenge chair



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Word History and Origins

Origin of wenge1

C20: from a native African word

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