blackwood tree

any of several hardwood trees yielding very dark-colored wood
Syn: ↑blackwood
Hypernyms: ↑tree
Substance Meronyms: ↑blackwood

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  • blackwood — noun 1. very dark wood of any of several blackwood trees • Hypernyms: ↑wood • Substance Holonyms: ↑blackwood tree 2. any of several hardwood trees yielding very dark colored wood • Syn: ↑blackwood tree • …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Blackwood River — Colour Patch an der Mündung des Blackwood River und östlicher Teil des ÄstuarsVorlage:Infobox Fluss/KAR …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Blackwood — Black wood (bl[a^]k w[oo^]d), n. A name given to several dark colored timbers. The East Indian black wood is from the tree {Dalbergia latifolia}. Balfour. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • blackwood — noun a tropical hardwood tree which produces high quality dark wood. [Dalbergia melanoxylon (Africa) and other species.] …   English new terms dictionary

  • blackwood — /ˈblækwʊd/ (say blakwood) noun a tall dense foliaged wattle, Acacia melanoxylon, found in eastern Australia, especially in Tasmania where it is a valuable timber tree; mudgerabah …   Australian English dictionary

  • bloodwood tree — noun 1. deciduous South African tree having large odd pinnate leaves and profuse fragrant orange yellow flowers; yields a red juice and heavy strong durable wood • Syn: ↑kiaat, ↑Pterocarpus angolensis • Hypernyms: ↑tree • Member Holonyms:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • logwood tree — noun spiny shrub or small tree of Central America and West Indies having bipinnate leaves and racemes of small bright yellow flowers and yielding a hard brown or brownish red heartwood used in preparing a black dye • Syn: ↑logwood, ↑campeachy,… …   Useful english dictionary

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