Meaning of Balsa

English: Balsa
Bangla: বৃক্ষবিশেষ
Type: Unknown / অজানা / अज्ञात

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Bangla Academy Dictionary:

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.

Definition: 2

a raft made of balsa wood.

Definition: 3

any life raft.

Definition: 4

a bombacaceous tree, Ochroma lagopus, of tropical America

Definition: 5

Also called balsawood. the very light wood of this tree, used for making rafts, etc