cocowood

noun
co·​co·​wood
variants: or less commonly cocoawood \ ˈ⸗(ˌ)⸗ˌ⸗ \

Definition of cocowood

1 : the hard dark brown wood of an East Indian tree (Aporosa dioica) of the family Euphorbiaceae

called also kokra wood

2 : a wood somewhat similar to cocowood from a West Indian tree (Inga vera)

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History and Etymology for cocowood

coco entry 1, cocoa + wood

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“Cocowood.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cocowood. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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