Sloanea jamaicensis
breakaxe reakaxe n. a West Indian timber tree ({Sloanea jamaicensis}) having very hard wood.

Syn: breakax. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Sloanea jamaicensis — noun West Indian timber tree having very hard wood • Syn: ↑breakax, ↑breakaxe, ↑break axe • Hypernyms: ↑tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Sloanea, ↑genus Sloanea …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sloanea — noun genus of tropical hardwood timber trees • Syn: ↑genus Sloanea • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Elaeocarpaceae, ↑family Elaeocarpaceae, ↑elaeocarpus family …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Sloanea — noun genus of tropical hardwood timber trees • Syn: ↑Sloanea • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Elaeocarpaceae, ↑family Elaeocarpaceae, ↑elaeocarpus family …   Useful english dictionary

  • breakax — noun West Indian timber tree having very hard wood • Syn: ↑breakaxe, ↑break axe, ↑Sloanea jamaicensis • Hypernyms: ↑tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Sloanea, ↑genus Sloanea …   Useful english dictionary

  • break-axe — noun West Indian timber tree having very hard wood • Syn: ↑breakax, ↑breakaxe, ↑Sloanea jamaicensis • Hypernyms: ↑tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Sloanea, ↑genus Sloanea …   Useful english dictionary

  • breakaxe — noun West Indian timber tree having very hard wood • Syn: ↑breakax, ↑break axe, ↑Sloanea jamaicensis • Hypernyms: ↑tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Sloanea, ↑genus Sloanea …   Useful english dictionary

  • breakaxe — reakaxe n. a West Indian timber tree ({Sloanea jamaicensis}) having very hard wood. Syn: breakax. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • List of trees of the Caribbean — Prior to European settlement, the Caribbean was dominated by forested ecosystems. The insular Caribbean has been considered a biodiversity hotspot. [Myers, N., R. A. Mittermeier, C. G. Mittermeier, G. A. B. da Fonseca, and J. Kent.… …   Wikipedia

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