a tropical African tree, Erythrophleum suavolens, of the legume family, having a poisonous bark and hard, durable wood.
- sassoon, siegfried,
- sassy bark,
Origin of sasswood
Also called sassy bark, sas·sy·wood [sas-ee-woo d] /ˈsæs iˌwʊd/.
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