brazilwood: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (bru-zil'wood"), [key]
— n.
  1. any of several tropical trees of the genus Caesalpinia, as C. echinata, having wood from which a red dye is obtained.
  2. the wood of such a tree.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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