Brazilian mahogany

noun

Definition of Brazilian mahogany

1 : either of two Brazilian timber trees (Plathymenia foliolosa and P. reticulata) of the family Leguminosae with yellowish brown wood
2 : jequitiba

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“Brazilian mahogany.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Brazilian%20mahogany. Accessed 26 Sep. 2022.

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