noun (plural idigbos)
A West African tree that has a distinctive pagodalike shape and yields weather-resistant timber.
- Terminalia ivorensis, family Combretaceae.
- Idigbo was first brought to Costa Rica from Africa in the 1980's.
- Idigbo grows rapidly and reaches a height of 120 to 150 feet in the natural forest, with a straight and clear bole up to 70 feet.
A local name.
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