zebrawood

noun
ze·​bra·​wood | \ ˈzē-brə-ˌwu̇d How to pronounce zebrawood (audio) , ˈze- \

Definition of zebrawood

1 : any of several trees or shrubs having mottled or striped wood: such as
a : a tall South American timber tree (Astronium fraxinifolium) of the cashew family
b : a tall western African timber tree (Microberlinia brazzavillensis) of the legume family
2 : the wood of a zebrawood

Examples of zebrawood in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web All the trappings were in place: the matte-black steering wheel big enough for a bus driver, the traditional Mercedes instruments, the burnished panel of exotic zebrawood, the zany array of climate controls. Brock Yates, Car and Driver, 18 May 2021 The updated kitchen has a narrow, eat-at island and cabinetry finished in zebrawood; a dining alcove features bench seating. Neal J. Leitereg, The Seattle Times, 20 Sep. 2017 The updated kitchen has a narrow, eat-at island and cabinetry finished in zebrawood; a dining alcove features bench seating. Neal J. Leitereg, The Seattle Times, 20 Sep. 2017 The updated kitchen has a narrow, eat-at island and cabinetry finished in zebrawood; a dining alcove features bench seating. Neal J. Leitereg, The Seattle Times, 20 Sep. 2017 The updated kitchen has a narrow, eat-at island and cabinetry finished in zebrawood; a dining alcove features bench seating. Neal J. Leitereg, The Seattle Times, 20 Sep. 2017 The updated kitchen has a narrow, eat-at island and cabinetry finished in zebrawood; a dining alcove features bench seating. Neal J. Leitereg, The Seattle Times, 20 Sep. 2017 The updated kitchen has a narrow, eat-at island and cabinetry finished in zebrawood; a dining alcove features bench seating. Neal J. Leitereg, The Seattle Times, 20 Sep. 2017 The updated kitchen has a narrow, eat-at island and cabinetry finished in zebrawood; a dining alcove features bench seating. Neal J. Leitereg, The Seattle Times, 20 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of zebrawood

1783, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of zebrawood was in 1783

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26 May 2021

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“Zebrawood.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/zebrawood. Accessed 16 Jun. 2021.

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