[n] - small shrubby African tree with hard wood used as a dyewood yielding a red dye
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Cam'wood noun See Barwood .
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African sandalwood noun small shrubby African tree with hard wood used as a dyewood yielding a red dye
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• (n.) See Barwood.
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Camwood (Baphia nitida), also known as African sandalwood, is a shrubby, hard-wooded African tree. Its wood is commonly used to make a red dye. The earliest dye wood (Camwood) was from West Africa. The source of the dye, which is soluble in alkali, is the bark and heart of the tree.Camwood is a red...
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Camwood is a red dye-wood imported from tropical West Africa, and obtained from the Baphia nifida, a leguminous tree, of the suborder Caesalpinieae. This wood is of a very fine colour, and is used in turnery for making knife handles and other similar articles. The dye obtained from it is brilliant, ...
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Camwood is a red dye-wood imported from tropical West Africa, and obtained from the Baphia nitida tree. The wood is of a very fine colour and is often turned to make knife-handles and similar articles. The dye obtained from it is brilliant, but not permanent.
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small shrubby African tree with hard wood used as a dyewood yielding a red dye. Also known as Barwood.
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1) African sandalwood 2) Baphia nitida 3) Tree
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