from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a tree (Aspidosperma excelsum) of Guiana, which has a trunk so curiously fluted that a transverse section resembles the hub and spokes of a coarsely made wheel. See Paddlewood.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. eastern Australian tree widely cultivated as a shade tree and for its glossy leaves and circular clusters of showy red to orange-scarlet flowers
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