Toon meaning

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(botany) A southeast Asian and Australian tree (Cedrela toona) of the mahogany family with fragrant dark red wood and flowers that yield a dye.
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The wood of this tree.
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(Geordie) A town.
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(Geordie) The City of Newcastle upon Tyne.
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Its wood.
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A cartoon, esp. an animated cartoon.
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A character in a cartoon, esp. an animated cartoon.
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(informal) A cartoon, especially an animated television show.
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(informal, video games) A player's avatar or visible character in a massively multiplayer online role-playing game.
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A large deciduous tree (Toona ciliata) of tropical Asia, Australia, and New Guinea, having dark red, aromatic wood.
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The wood of this tree.
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A cartoon, especially an animated cartoon.
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A character in an animated cartoon.
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A large Australian and East Indian tree (Cedrela toona) of the mahogany family, with soft, closegrained, reddish wood used in furniture: its flowers yield a dye.
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Origin of toon

  • Hindi tūn from Sanskrit tunnaḥ variant of tuṇiḥ

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Hindi तून (tÅ«n), from Sanskrit तुणि (tuṇi, “Cedrela toona").

    From Wiktionary

  • Dialectal variant of town.

    From Wiktionary

  • Abbreviation of cartoon.

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