fiddle-wood

fiddlewood

[fid-l-wood]
noun
1.
the heavy, hard, durable wood of various West Indian and other trees.
2.
any of these trees, especially species of the genera Citharexylum and Vitex.

Origin:
1705–15; fiddle + wood1

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fiddlewood (ˈfɪdəlˌwʊd)
 
n
1.  any of various tropical American verbenaceous trees of the genus Citharexylum and related genera
2.  the hard durable wood of any of these trees

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