shingle tree

noun

: an East Indian timber tree (Acrocarpus fraxinifolius) of the family Leguminosae with hard durable wood used especially for tea boxes

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“Shingle tree.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shingle%20tree. Accessed 4 Oct. 2023.

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