arariba

noun
Brazilian tree with handsomely marked wood
Hypernyms: ↑zebrawood, ↑zebrawood tree
Member Holonyms: ↑Centrolobium, ↑genus Centrolobium

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\\|arərē|bä\ noun (-s)
Etymology: Portuguese araribá, from Tupi
1. : any of several trees of the genus Centrolobium (family Leguminosae); especially : a Brazilian tree (C. robustum) — called also zebrawood
2. : any of several trees of the genus Sickingia usually with heavy dark red wood
3. : the wood of an arariba tree

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