Sweetwood
Sweetwood Sweet"wood`, n. (Bot.) (a) The true laurel ({Laurus nobilis}.) (b) The timber of the tree {Oreodaphne Leucoxylon}, growing in Jamaica. The name is also applied to the timber of several other related trees. [1913 Webster]

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  • sweetwood — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun 1. : a laurel (Laurus nobilis) 2. : any of various chiefly tropical American trees of the family Lauraceae: as a. : a tree of the genus Ocotea compare stinkwood b …   Useful english dictionary

  • sweetwood bark — noun aromatic bark of cascarilla; used as a tonic and for making incense • Syn: ↑cascarilla bark, ↑eleuthera bark • Hypernyms: ↑bark • Part Holonyms: ↑cascarilla, ↑Croton eluteria * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rock sweetwood — Nectandra (B) …   EthnoBotanical Dictionary

  • Timber sweetwood — Nectandra (B) …   EthnoBotanical Dictionary

  • black sweetwood — noun : a tropical American evergreen tree (Ocotea floribunda) with dioecious greenish flowers …   Useful english dictionary

  • Laurus nobilis — Sweetwood Sweet wood , n. (Bot.) (a) The true laurel ({Laurus nobilis}.) (b) The timber of the tree {Oreodaphne Leucoxylon}, growing in Jamaica. The name is also applied to the timber of several other related trees. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Oreodaphne Leucoxylon — Sweetwood Sweet wood , n. (Bot.) (a) The true laurel ({Laurus nobilis}.) (b) The timber of the tree {Oreodaphne Leucoxylon}, growing in Jamaica. The name is also applied to the timber of several other related trees. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ocotea — Tilo (Ocotea foetens) in Terra Chã (Azores). Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • Goldilocks and the Three Bares — Infobox Film name = Goldilocks and The Three Bares writer = starring = Alison Edwards, Rex Marlow, Thomas Sweetwood, Netta Mallina, Joey Maxim director = Herschell Gordon Lewis producer = Thomas J. Dowd and Davis Freeman (a.k.a David F. Friedman) …   Wikipedia

  • Ensign (EP) — Infobox Album Name = Self titled EP 7 Type = EP Artist = Ensign Released = May, 1996 Recorded = 11 January – 15, 1996 Sweetwood Sound, New Jersey, U.S. Genre = Hardcore punk Length = 8:34 Label = Indecision Records Producer = Pete Koller Reviews …   Wikipedia

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