Definition of Granadillo

1. Noun. West Indian tree yielding a fine grade of green ebony.

Exact synonyms: Brya Ebenus, Granadilla Tree
Terms within: Cocoswood, Cocuswood, Granadilla Wood
Generic synonyms: Tree



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Granadillo

grampa
grampas
grampies
gramps
grampus
grampuses
grampy
grams
gran
gran casa
grana
granadilla
granadilla tree
granadilla wood
granadillas
granadillo (current term)
granaries
granary
granary bread
granarys
granatin
granatins
granatite
granatum
grand
grand-
grand-aunt
grand-ducal
grand-uncle
grand C

Literary usage of Granadillo

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Human Rights in Guatemala During President de León Carpio's First Year by Human Rights Watch/Americas (1994)
"Diego granadillo Juarez was detained by the police but released after two days when his lawyer presented an alibi. ..."

2. Wood: A Manual of the Natural History and Industrial Applications of the by George Simonds Boulger (1908)
"See also granadillo. Rosewood, Moulmein, probably a species of ... See Umbrella-tree. Rosewood, West Indian. Sec granadillo. ..."

3. Wood: A Manual of the Natural History and Industrial Applications of the by George Simonds Boulger (1902)
"See also granadillo. Rosewood, Moulmein, probably a species of ... See Umbrella-tree. Rosewood, West Indian. See granadillo. ..."

4. Colombia: Being a Geographical, Statistical, Agricultural, Commercial, and by Alexander Walker (1822)
"The Creoles call the black ebony, ebano; yellow, palo amarillo; the red, granadillo. Minute accuracy obliges us to observe, that from one of those causes ..."

5. New Granada: Twenty Months in the Andes by Isaac Farwell Holton (1857)
"P. ligularis ; curuba en Cauca, 180 ; granadillo. 130. Screen of Passiflora, 501. ... Bucida capitata ; granadillo, 285. Laguncularia racemosa, 31. ..."

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