Associations to the word «Macassar»

Wiktionary

MACASSAR, proper noun. A city in Indonesia also named Ujung Pandang
MACASSAR OIL, noun. An oil, from the ylang-ylang tree, once used to smooth the hair.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats