meaning of amboyna

amboyna meaning in General Dictionary

mottled curly-grained wood of Pterocarpus indicus

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  • tree native to southeastern Asia having reddish lumber with a mottled or striped black grain

Sentence Examples with the word amboyna

The explorers reached Amboyna and Ternate, after gaining some knowledge of Java, Madura, Sumbawa and other islands, possibly including New Guinea.

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