Andaman padauk


Definition of Andaman padauk

1 : a tree (Pterocarpus dalbergioides) of the Andaman islands with reddish or red-brown wood like mahogany
2 : the wood of the Andaman padauk tree

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First Known Use of Andaman padauk

1891, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Andaman padauk.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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