Meaning of lancewood


Pronunciation: (lans'wood", läns'-), [key]
— n.
  1. the tough, elastic wood of any of various trees, esp. Oxandra lanceolata, of tropical America, used for carriage shafts, cabinetwork, etc.
  2. a tree that yields this wood.
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