lignum rhodium love

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  • n. The fragrant wood of several shrubs and trees, especially of species of Rhodorhiza from the Canary Islands, and of the West Indian Amyris balsamifera.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • The fragrant wood of several shrubs and trees, especially of species of Rhodorhiza from the Canary Islands, and of the West Indian Amyris balsamifera.

Etymologies

New Latin, from Latin lignum wood + Ancient Greek for "rose". (Wiktionary)

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