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fiddlewood

[ fid-l-wood ]
/ ˈfɪd lˌwʊd /
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noun
the heavy, hard, durable wood of various West Indian and other trees.
any of these trees, especially species of the genera Citharexylum and Vitex.
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Origin of fiddlewood

First recorded in 1705–15; fiddle + wood1
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British Dictionary definitions for fiddlewood

fiddlewood
/ (ˈfɪdəlˌwʊd) /

noun
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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