- teagarden, jack,
- teale's amputation,
Origin of teak
Examples from the Web for teak
Here, table, highboy chairs, and screen—mahogany, cherry, teak—looked nervous and disproportioned.
Mr. Chase gave Mr. Teak a glance the pathos of which even the soot could not conceal.Ship's Company, The Entire Collection|W.W. Jacobs
Noticed en route, both on the plains and on the hills, Teak; in the latter situations many of the specimens were very fine.Journals of Travels in Assam, Burma, Bhootan, Afghanistan and The|William Griffith
If grown in pots, three or four should be potted together and trained to a stout stick or teak rod.Orchids|James O'Brien
It is not impossible that wood passing as teak may be derived from yet other species.The Principal Species of Wood: Their Characteristic Properties|Charles H. (Charles Henry) Snow
A small but stout table of teak, with a round top and gate legs, stands against the port wall between the door and the bookcase.Heartbreak House|George Bernard Shaw
Word Origin for teak
type of East Indian tree, 1690s, from Portuguese teca, from Malayam tekka, corresponding to Tamil tekku, Telugu teku, Kanarese tegu.