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haematoxylon

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noun hae·ma·tox·y·lon \-ˈtäk-sə-ˌlän\

Medical Definition of haematoxylon

  1. 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. 2:  the wood or dye of logwood


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