Definition of rabbitwood
: a shrub (Pyrularia pubera) that is parasitic on the roots of the hemlock and has greenish racemose flowers and pulpy drupaceous fruits — see buffalo nut
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Origin and Etymology of rabbitwood
rabbit + wood
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