blackwood

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

black +‎ wood

Noun[edit]

blackwood (usually uncountable, plural blackwoods)

  1. (countable) any of several trees yielding a very dark wood
    1. African blackwood (Dalbergia melanoxylon), of Africa
    2. Australian blackwood (Acacia melanoxylon), of eastern Australia
    3. Bombay blackwood (Dalbergia latifolia), of India
  2. (uncountable) the very dark wood of such trees