Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A wood used as a dyestuff.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. brazilwood
  • n. Any wood from which colouring matter is extracted for dyeing.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Any wood from which coloring matter is extracted for dyeing.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Any wood from which dye is extracted.

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

  • n. any wood from which dye is obtained

Etymologies

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dye +‎ wood

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