Definition of Chloroxylon swietenia
1. Noun. East Indian tree with valuable hard lustrous yellowish wood.
Group relationships: Chloroxylon, Genus Chloroxylon
Terms within: Satinwood
Generic synonyms: Tree
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chloroxylon Swietenia
Literary usage of Chloroxylon swietenia
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1. The Vegetable Materia Medica of Western India by William Dymock (1885)
"The wood resembles mahogany, and is used in Bombay for making: medicine chests, and surgical instrument cases. Chloroxylon swietenia,D. 0. ..."