Tectona grandis
Teak Teak (t[=e]k), n. [Malayalam tekku.] (Bot.) A tree of East Indies ({Tectona grandis}) which furnishes an extremely strong and durable timber highly valued for shipbuilding and other purposes; also, the timber of the tree. [Written also {teek}.] [1913 Webster]

{African teak}, a tree ({Oldfieldia Africana}) of Sierra Leone; also, its very heavy and durable wood; -- called also {African oak}.

{New Zeland teak}, a large tree ({Vitex littoralis}) of New Zeland; also, its hard, durable timber. [1913 Webster]


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  • Tectona grandis — noun tall East Indian timber tree now planted in western Africa and tropical America for its hard durable wood • Syn: ↑teak • Hypernyms: ↑tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Tectona, ↑genus Tectona • Substance Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • TECTONA GRANDIS L. F. - ТИКОВОЕ ДЕРЕВО, ТИК — см. 808. Дерево. Т. grandis L. f. Тиковое дерево, Тик Suppl. (1781) 151. Клинген (1899) 74, рис. Burkill (1935) 2127. Chollet (1956) 9. Натальин (1960) 231. М е с т н. н а з в. Англ. teak; нем. Tickbaum; хинди sagun, sakhu; Иран saj; Филипп.… …   Справочник растений

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