pau brasil

noun
pau bra·​sil
variants: or less commonly pau brazil \ ¦pau̇brəˈzil \

Definition of pau brasil 

: a variety of brazilwood (Caesalpinia echinata)

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History and Etymology for pau brasil

Portuguese pau Brasil, literally, Brazil wood

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