/ (ˈkəʊkəsˌwʊd) /
wood from the tropical American leguminous tree Brya ebenus, used for inlaying, turnery, musical instruments, etc
the source of this wood, an important timber tree in parts of the Caribbean
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Also called: Jamaican ebony, West Indian ebony
Words nearby cocuswood
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