- the hard, durable wood of any of several tropical trees of the genus Dalbergia, of the legume family, used for making furniture.
Also co·co·bo·la [koh-kuh-boh-luh] /ˌkoʊ kəˈboʊ lə/.
Origin of cocobolo
1840–50; < Spanish < Arawak kakaboli
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