Adjective "Balsa" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Balsa


    Definition:

    1. a tropical American tree, Ochroma pyramidale (lagopus), of the bombax family, yielding an exceedingly light wood used for life preservers, rafts, toy airplanes, etc.

    2. a raft made of balsa wood.

    3. any life raft.

    Examples:

    "woods can be balsa."

    "rafts can be balsa."

    "models can be balsa."

    "knowns can be balsa."