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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A West Indian wood obtained from the granadilla tree, used for making flutes, clarinets, and other musical instruments.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The wood of the green ebony, Brya or Amerimnum Ebenus, a small leguminous tree of Jamaica, used for flutes, inlaying, etc.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. wood of the granadilla tree used for making musical instruments especially clarinets

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