skewerwood

[ skyoo-er-wood ]
/ ˈskyu ərˌwʊd /

noun British Dialect.

the spindle tree, Euonymus europaeus.
the red dogwood, Cornus sanguinea.

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Origin of skewerwood

First recorded in 1775–85; skewer + wood1

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