whitewood

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noun white·wood \ˈhwīt-ˌwu̇d, ˈwīt-\

Definition of whitewood

  1. 1 :  any of various trees with pale or white wood: such asa :  tulip tree 1b :  an Australian tree (Atalaya hemiglauca) of the soapberry family

  2. 2 :  the wood of a whitewood; especially :  tulipwood 1

First Known Use of whitewood

1562


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