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umkhuhlu, noun

Plurals:
imikhuhlu.
Origin:
Zulu
The Natal mahogany sense (a) (see Natal sense b), Trichilia emetica.
1907 T.R. Sim Forests & Forest Flora 10The kinds which have been worked to any extent are, viz. — Sneezewood, Real Yellow-wood, Outeniqua Yellow-wood, Faurea arborea under the name of Beukenhout, Flat Crown..Umkuhlu, Umzimbeet, and in smaller quantity Assegai, Hard Pear,..Umtenenenda, Impunzito, and several others.
1987 L. Capstickdale in S. Afr. Panorama Aug. 47At her death on 27 September, 1965, Killie’s ashes were scattered, at her request, beneath an umkhuhlu tree in the garden which she loved so well.
The Natal mahogany sense (a) (see Natalb), Trichilia emetica.

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