from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A kind of dyewood which grows in India on the Coromandel coast. It is sometimes confounded with red sandal-wood.
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The Company have here ten or twelve large warehoufes, which are almofl: always quite full ot goods: pepper, japan copper, faltpetre, tin, caliatour-wood, fapan*wood,
One or two (hips are annually difpatched dired to Europe, with piece-goods, and caliatour-wood, the reft go firft to Batavia.