eaglewood

noun ea·gle·wood \ ˈē-gəl-ˌwu̇d \

Definition of eaglewood

: agarwood
  • The dark brown agarwood or eaglewood, which is formed as a result of the tree's immune response to fungal infection, is the principal product of the tree.
  • —Smita Bhattacharyya

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1669

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