Words nearby haematoxylon
Derived forms of haematoxylonhaematoxylic (ˌhiːmətɒkˈsɪlɪk), adjective
Word Origin for haematoxylon
Examples from the Web for haematoxylon
Logwood is the coloured heartwood of Haematoxylon campechianum; red sandalwood of Pterocarpus santalinus.
Logwood (Haematoxylon campechianum) is closely connected with the story of adventure and colonisation in the West Indies.The Romance of Plant Life|G. F. Scott Elliot
Ubar is a red-wood resembling the logwood (haematoxylon) of Honduras, and might probably be employed for the same purpose.The History of Sumatra|William Marsden
Logwood is the heart-wood of Haematoxylon campechianum, a tree growing in Central America.