Definition of balaustre
1 : either of two South American timber trees (Centrolobium robustum or C. paraense) with yellowish brown to purplish or rose-colored glossy wood
2 : the wood of the balaustre
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Origin and Etymology of balaustre
American Spanish, from Spanish balaustre, balaústre baluster, from Italian balaustro — more at baluster
First Known Use: 1899
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