stinkwood

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noun stink·wood \ -ˌwu̇d \

Definition of stinkwood

1 :any of several trees with a wood of unpleasant odor; especially :a southern African tree (Ocotea bullata) of the laurel family yielding a hard strong wood used in cabinetmaking
2 :the wood of a stinkwood

First Known Use of stinkwood

1731


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