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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The wood of various rubiaceous trees, including Hamelia ventricosa, Cordia gerascanthoides, and Exostema caribaeum.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The wood of two small tropical American trees (Hamelia ventricosa, and Cordia gerascanthoides). It is brownish, veined with lighter color.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A light-veined brown West Indian wood, the product of Cordia gerascanthoides and Hamelia ventricosa — the latter also called Spanish elm.
  • n. A small West Indian rubiaceous tree, Exostema Caribæum. See Exostema, Caribbean bark (under bark), and seaside beech (under beech).

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

  • n. large tropical American tree of the genus Cordia grown for its abundant creamy white flowers and valuable wood
  • n. tropical American timber tree

Etymologies

prince +‎ wood (Wiktionary)

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