Origin of logwood
Examples from the Web for logwood
Logwood dyes lilac, or pink; to turn red hackles brown, boil them in copperas.The Teesdale Angler|R Lakeland
It had a monopoly of the Yucatan trade and enjoyed large profits from its logwood exports, both of which have been largely lost.
If both paper and solution become brownish red, we have logwood plus fustic.The Manufacture of Paper|Robert Walter Sindall
When a ship arrived at One Bush Key the logwood cutters went aboard her for rum and sugar.On the Spanish Main|John Masefield
The constable had to go back to Logwood without his prisoner, and he evidently feared the anger of Rufus Blent.Ruth Fielding on Cliff Island|Alice Emerson