devilwood

[ dev-uh l-woo d ]
/ ˈdɛv əlˌwʊd /

noun

a small olive tree, Osmanthus americanus, of the U.S., yielding a hard wood.

Nearby words

  1. devilment,
  2. devilry,
  3. devils island,
  4. devils-on-horseback,
  5. deviltry,
  6. devine,
  7. deviometer,
  8. devious,
  9. deviously,
  10. devirginate

Origin of devilwood

First recorded in 1810–20; devil + wood1

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