Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The brazilwood tree.
  • n. The wood of the brazilwood tree.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See brazil wood.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A wood resembling brazil-wood, obtained from the West Indies and parts of Central America, from species of cæsalpinia, C. crista and C. Pectinata, and the nearly allied Peltophorum Linnæi.

Etymologies

Compare Portuguese and Spanish brasilete, Italian brasiletto. (Wiktionary)

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