thyine wood

noun thy·ine wood \ˈthī(y)ə̇n-\

Definition of thyine wood

  1. :  the fragrant and ornamental wood of the sandarac tree (see sandarac tree 1)

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Origin and Etymology of thyine wood

Middle English tyyin, thyine, thina, from Late Latin thyinus of citron wood, from Greek thyinos, from thyon, thya thyine-wood


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