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Synonyms for amboyna

mottled curly-grained wood of Pterocarpus indicus

tree native to southeastern Asia having reddish wood with a mottled or striped black grain

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Ambon -- In February 2004, the bishop of Amboina appealed for funds to help refugees in the post-civil war society.
Francis Xavier Cathedral Church said that the April 3 explosion in Ambon, capital of strife-torn Maluku province, "took place in a Christian area near Amboina Hotel.
A motorcycle was burned in the explosion, which also damaged a newsstand and broke window panes in the six-story Amboina Hotel.
Name of company Location Status New projects PT Natuna Windu Sambas, PMA Lestari West Kalimantan PT Windu Kuala Pontianak, PMA Lestari West Kalimantan PT Hasil Tambak Amboina Central Maluku, Maluku PMDN PT Anugrah Tambak Deli Serdang, PMDN Perkasaindo North Sumatra PT Central Sari Banggai, PMDN Windu Central Sulawesi PT Triwindu Graha M.
12, and a Catholic housing complex of 30 houses was burned down, forcing the occupants to seek refuge at the pastoral center of Amboina.