granadilla wood


: the wood of the granadilla tree

called also cocuswood

: a dark red hardwood derived from a cocobolo (Dalbergia retusa) of northern South America and used in making musical instruments (as clarinets)
in Puerto Rico : the yellow satiny wood of a tropical American tree (Buchenavia capitata) of the family Combretaceae
: the chocolate-brown hardwood of a tropical American tree (Caesalpinia granadillo)

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“Granadilla wood.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Sep. 2023.

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