Definition of minnerichi in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌmɪnəˈrɪtʃi/
(also minnaritchi)


A small acacia of arid inland Australia, which typically has thin, peeling curls of reddish bark.
  • Acacia cyperophylla, family Leguminosae.
Example sentences
  • I'm using blackwood, beefwood, Qld maple and Qld walnut, several myrtles, she-oak, ironwood, vic. ash, minnerichi, mulga, fig. jarrah and wandoo.
  • On my latest guitar I've used some of the desert acacias, Myall for the bridge and fretboard, minnerichi for the binding.


1930s: an Aboriginal word.

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