1. brazilwood, wood

usage: heavy wood of various brazilwood trees; used for violin bows and as dyewoods

2. brazilwood, peachwood, peach-wood, pernambuco wood, Caesalpinia echinata, tree

usage: tropical tree with prickly trunk; its heavy red wood yields a red dye and is used for cabinetry

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