haematoxylon

noun
hae·​ma·​tox·​y·​lon | \ -ˈtäk-sə-ˌlän How to pronounce haematoxylon (audio) \

Medical Definition of haematoxylon

1 capitalized : a genus of tropical American bushy and usually thorny leguminous trees with clusters of small yellow flowers that include the logwood (H. campechianum)
2 : the wood or dye of logwood

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“Haematoxylon.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/haematoxylon. Accessed 16 Sep. 2021.

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