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blackwood Line breaks: black|wood
Pronunciation: /ˈblakwʊd/

Definition of blackwood in English:


A tropical hardwood tree of the pea family, which produces high-quality dark timber.
  • Dalbergia and other genera, family Leguminosae: several species
Example sentences
  • Standing under an ancient blackwood in the top corner of our back paddock you can see across the Norfolk Plains to distant Mt. Arthur.

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