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stinkwood

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noun stink·wood \-ˌwu̇d\

Definition of stinkwood

  1. 1 :  any of several trees with a wood of unpleasant odor; especially :  a southern African tree (Ocotea bullata) of the laurel family yielding a hard strong wood used in cabinetmaking

  2. 2 :  the wood of a stinkwood



1731

First Known Use of stinkwood

1731


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