shittimwood

shittimwood

noun
1. deciduous tree of southeastern United States and Mexico [syn: false buckthorn
2. shrubby thorny deciduous tree of southeastern United States with white flowers and small black drupaceous fruit [syn: southern buckthorn
3. wood of the shittah tree used to make the ark of the Hebrew Tabernacle 
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