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obeche Line breaks: ob¦eche
Pronunciation: /əʊˈbiːtʃi/

Definition of obeche in English:

noun

A tropical tree native to West and central Africa, grown for its pale timber which is used for plywood and veneers.
  • Triplochiton scleroxylon, family Sterculiaceae

Origin

Early 20th century: a term used in Nigeria.

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