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sneezewood

/ˈsniːzˌwʊd/
noun
1.
a tree, Ptaeroxylon utile, native to southern Africa: family Ptaeroxylaceae
2.
the tough wood of this tree, which has a peppery smell and is used for bridges, piers, fencing posts, etc
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  • There were tall timber-trees—yellowwood, sneezewood, essenwood, stinkwood—and the ground was carpeted with thick grass and ferns.

    Prester John John Buchan

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