How to Pronounce mesua?

Correct pronunciation for the word "mesua" is [mˈɛsjuːə], [mˈɛsjuːə], [m_ˈɛ_s_j_uː_ə].

"Mesua" in context

Mesua is an evergreen tree native to Southeast Asia, ranging from Afghanistan to the Kapuas region of western Borneo. It is also found in India, Bangladesh and Myanmar. The tree is best known for its prized wood, which is used in furniture making and for making high-quality furniture.

The tree is valued for its fragrant yellow and cream flowers, which are used in incense and perfumes. In traditional Chinese medicine, the leaves are used to treat abdominal pain and coughing.

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