noun (pl) kamahi
a tall New Zealand hardwood tree, Weinmannia racemosa, with pinkish flowers
[kah-mah-koo-rah] /ˈkɑ mɑˈku rɑ/ noun 1. a city on S Honshu, in central Japan, on Sagami Bay: great bronze statue of Buddha. 2. the first period, 1185–1333, during which Japan was ruled by a feudal regime. /ˌkæməˈkʊərə/ noun 1. a city in central Japan, on S Honshu: famous for its Great Buddha (Daibutsu), a 13th-century […]
[kuh-mey-luh, kam-uh-luh, kuhm-] /kəˈmeɪ lə, ˈkæm ə lə, ˈkʌm-/ noun 1. a powder from the capsules of an East Indian tree, Mallotus philippinensis, of the spurge family, used as a yellow dye and in medicine as an anthelmintic. /kəˈmɑːlə; ˈkæmələ/ noun 1. an East Indian euphorbiaceous tree, Mallotus philippinensis 2. a powder obtained from the […]
[kah-mer-hah-tee] /ˌkɑ mərˈhɑ ti/ noun 1. a city in West Bengal state, NE India, a suburb of Calcutta.
- Kama sutra
/ˌkɑːmə ˈsuːtrə/ noun 1. the Kama Sutra, an ancient Hindu text on erotic pleasure and other topics noun in Sanskrit literature, a treatise on love and sexual technique Word Origin Sanskrit kama ‘love’ + sutra ‘rule’ also Kamasutra, 1874, from Sanskrit Kama Sutra, name of the ancient treatise on love and sexual performance, from kama […]