Definition of keurboom in English:

keurboom

noun

South african
  • A small southern African tree which typically bears drooping clusters of scented mauve flowers.

    • ‘Gardeners need not hesitate on the choice of tree if the keurboom is on the list; it is a beautiful tree, suitable for both the domestic garden and big landscapes.’

Origin

Early 18th century: from Afrikaans, from keur choice + boom tree.

Pronunciation:

keurboom

/ˈkɪəbʊəm/