: any of several trees and shrubs: such as
: a Brazilian tree (Dicypellium caryophyllatum) of the family Lauraceae with carnation-scented bark used as a substitute for cinnamon and cloves
: a tree (Physocalymma scaberrimum) of the family Lythraceae of central South America having hard rose-colored wood
: an Australian tree (Eucryphia billardieri) yielding cabinet wood
: the wood of a pinkwood

Word History


pink entry 8 & pink entry 9 + wood

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“Pinkwood.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Jun. 2023.

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