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haematoxylon

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noun hae·ma·tox·y·lon \ -ˈtäk-sə-ˌlän \

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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