torchwood

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noun torch·wood \ˈtȯrch-ˌwu̇d\

Definition of torchwood

  1. 1 :  any of a genus (Amyris) of tropical American trees and shrubs of the rue family with hard heavy fragrant resinous streaky yellowish-brown wood

  2. 2 :  the wood of a torchwood

1833

First Known Use of torchwood

1833


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