Bignonia leucoxylon
Whitewood White"wood`, n. The soft and easily-worked wood of the tulip tree ({Liriodendron}). It is much used in cabinetwork, carriage building, etc. [1913 Webster]

Note: Several other kinds of light-colored wood are called whitewood in various countries, as the wood of {Bignonia leucoxylon} in the West Indies, of {Pittosporum bicolor} in Tasmania, etc. [1913 Webster]

{Whitewood bark}. See the Note under {Canella}. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Liriodendron — Whitewood White wood , n. The soft and easily worked wood of the tulip tree ({Liriodendron}). It is much used in cabinetwork, carriage building, etc. [1913 Webster] Note: Several other kinds of light colored wood are called whitewood in various… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pittosporum bicolor — Whitewood White wood , n. The soft and easily worked wood of the tulip tree ({Liriodendron}). It is much used in cabinetwork, carriage building, etc. [1913 Webster] Note: Several other kinds of light colored wood are called whitewood in various… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Whitewood — White wood , n. The soft and easily worked wood of the tulip tree ({Liriodendron}). It is much used in cabinetwork, carriage building, etc. [1913 Webster] Note: Several other kinds of light colored wood are called whitewood in various countries,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Whitewood bark — Whitewood White wood , n. The soft and easily worked wood of the tulip tree ({Liriodendron}). It is much used in cabinetwork, carriage building, etc. [1913 Webster] Note: Several other kinds of light colored wood are called whitewood in various… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Кедровое дерево — (cèdre, cedar woode) название в торговле древесины весьма различных древесных пород: редко сибирского или ливанского кедра, но чаще других пород, причем различают сорта: барбадосского Juniperus barbadensis, белого Bignonia leucoxylon,… …   Энциклопедический словарь Ф.А. Брокгауза и И.А. Ефрона

  • Gelbebenholz der Antillen — Gelbebenholz der Antillen, Holz von Bignonia Leucoxylon, sehr fest, sein zu poliren, in verschiedenen Nüancen braun mit weißem Splinte, gelb mit braunen od. violetten, grün mit wellenförmig braunen Adern (dann Grünebenholz) …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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