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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The light elastic wood of Aspidosperma excelsum, a South American tree whose trunk is readily split into planks.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The light elastic wood of the Aspidosperma excelsum, a tree of Guiana having a fluted trunk readily split into planks.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A tree of Guiana, Aspidosperma excelsum of the Apocynaceæ.

Etymologies

paddle +‎ wood (Wiktionary)

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