bastard rosewood

noun

Definition of bastard rosewood

1 : an Australian tree (Synoum glandulosum) of the family Meliaceae
2 : the valuable hard timber of bastard rosewood

called also Australian rosewood

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“Bastard rosewood.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bastard%20rosewood. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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