Definition of ramin in English:

ramin

noun

  • A hardwood tree of Malaysian swamp forests, which yields pale lightweight timber.

    • ‘Accidentally, according to EIA, Italy is Europe's main importer of illegally logged wood and especially ramin, an endangered tree growing in Indonesia and Malaysia.’
    implant, plant, set, fix, lodge, root, insert, place
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Origin

1950s: from Malay.

Pronunciation:

ramin

/raˈmiːn/