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satinwood

[OED, W3 different sp.; from the satiny grain of the timber] n. a tree: 1910 Satinwood... Fagara flava (Northrop 161). 1920 Zanthoxylum fagara (Britton 207). 1977 Zathoxylum flavum (Patterson 105). cf. DOLL BUSH (Black)

Tags: noun, plant, tree

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Last update: 2011-07-06 05:11
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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