Sissoo
Sissoo Sis*soo", n. [Hind. s[=i]s?.] (Bot.) A leguminous tree ({Dalbergia Sissoo}) of the northern parts of India; also, the dark brown compact and durable timber obtained from it. It is used in shipbuilding and for gun carriages, railway ties, etc. [1913 Webster]

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  • sissoo — noun East Indian tree whose leaves are used for fodder; yields a compact dark brown durable timber used in shipbuilding and making railroad ties • Syn: ↑sissu, ↑sisham, ↑Dalbergia sissoo • Hypernyms: ↑tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Dalbergia, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • sissoo — sis·soo …   English syllables

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  • Dalbergia Sissoo — Sissoo Sis*soo , n. [Hind. s[=i]s?.] (Bot.) A leguminous tree ({Dalbergia Sissoo}) of the northern parts of India; also, the dark brown compact and durable timber obtained from it. It is used in shipbuilding and for gun carriages, railway ties,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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