Stenocarpus salignus
Beefwood Beef"wood`, n. An Australian tree ({Casuarina}), and its red wood, used for cabinetwork; also, the trees {Stenocarpus salignus} of New South Wales, and {Banksia compar} of Queensland. [1913 Webster]

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  • Stenocarpus salignus — noun tree or tall shrub with shiny leaves and umbels of fragrant creamy white flowers; yields hard heavy reddish wood • Syn: ↑scrub beefwood, ↑beefwood • Hypernyms: ↑tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Stenocarpus, ↑genus Stenocarpus …   Useful english dictionary

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  • genus Stenocarpus — noun small genus of timber trees; Australia to Malaysia • Syn: ↑Stenocarpus • Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Proteaceae, ↑family Proteaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • List of Australian Proteaceae — This is a list of Proteaceae that occur in Australia. It includes all Proteaceae taxa that are listed as current in the Australian Plant Name Index.cite book | author = Chapman, Arthur D. | year = 1991 | title = [http://www.anbg.gov.au/cgi… …   Wikipedia

  • scrub beefwood — noun tree or tall shrub with shiny leaves and umbels of fragrant creamy white flowers; yields hard heavy reddish wood • Syn: ↑beefwood, ↑Stenocarpus salignus • Hypernyms: ↑tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Stenocarpus, ↑genus Stenocarpus …   Useful english dictionary

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