khaya

Khaya

Kha"ya\, n. (Bot.) A lofty West African tree (Khaya Senegalensis), related to the mahogany, which it resembles in the quality of the wood. The bark is used as a febrifuge.
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khaya

noun
African mahogany trees 
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