Calophyllum inophullum
Poon Poon, n. [Canarese ponne.] A name for several East Indian, or their wood, used for the masts and spars of vessels, as {Calophyllum angustifolium}, {Calophyllum inophullum}, and {Sterculia f[oe]tida}; -- called also {peon}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Calophyllum angustifolium — Poon Poon, n. [Canarese ponne.] A name for several East Indian, or their wood, used for the masts and spars of vessels, as {Calophyllum angustifolium}, {Calophyllum inophullum}, and {Sterculia f[oe]tida}; called also {peon}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • peon — Poon Poon, n. [Canarese ponne.] A name for several East Indian, or their wood, used for the masts and spars of vessels, as {Calophyllum angustifolium}, {Calophyllum inophullum}, and {Sterculia f[oe]tida}; called also {peon}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Poon — Poon, n. [Canarese ponne.] A name for several East Indian, or their wood, used for the masts and spars of vessels, as {Calophyllum angustifolium}, {Calophyllum inophullum}, and {Sterculia f[oe]tida}; called also {peon}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sterculia foetida — Poon Poon, n. [Canarese ponne.] A name for several East Indian, or their wood, used for the masts and spars of vessels, as {Calophyllum angustifolium}, {Calophyllum inophullum}, and {Sterculia f[oe]tida}; called also {peon}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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