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Campeachy wood definitions

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. = LOGWOOD. Etymology: Campeche in Mexico, from where it was first exported

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Logwood Log"wood`n. [So called from being imported in logs.] The heartwood of a tree (H[ae]matoxylon Campechianum), a native of South America, It is a red, heavy wood, containing a crystalline substance called h[ae]matoxylin, and is used largely in dyeing. An extract from this wood is used in medicine as an astringent. Also called Campeachy wood, and bloodwood.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Campeachy Wood Cam*peach"y Wood` [From the bay of Campeachy, in Mexico.] Logwood.

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

Logwood (Haematoxylon campechianum).




 


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