[ fid-l-woo d ]
/ ˈfɪd lˌwʊd /
the heavy, hard, durable wood of various West Indian and other trees.
any of these trees, especially species of the genera Citharexylum and Vitex.
- fiddler beetle,
- fiddler crab,
- fidei defensor,
Origin of fiddlewood
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/ (ˈfɪdəlˌwʊd) /
any of various tropical American verbenaceous trees of the genus Citharexylum and related genera
the hard durable wood of any of these trees
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