Synonyms of lignum vitae


1. lignum vitae, guaiac, guaiacum, wood

usage: hard greenish-brown wood of the lignum vitae tree and other trees of the genus Guaiacum

2. lignum vitae, Guaiacum officinale, angiospermous tree, flowering tree

usage: small evergreen tree of Caribbean and southern Central America to northern South America; a source of lignum vitae wood, hardest of commercial timbers, and a medicinal resin

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