Honduras mahogany


Definition of Honduras mahogany

1 : an important Central American timber tree (Swietenia macrophylla) closely related to true mahogany

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First Known Use of Honduras mahogany

1786, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Honduras mahogany.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Honduras%20mahogany. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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