beefwood

noun
beef·​wood | \ ˈbēf-ˌwu̇d How to pronounce beefwood (audio) \

Definition of beefwood

1 : the hard heavy reddish wood of any of various chiefly Australian trees

First Known Use of beefwood

1805, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Beefwood.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/beefwood. Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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