Meaning of ROSEWOOD in English

ROSEWOOD

n.

Pronunciation: ' r ō z- ˌ wu ̇ d

Function: noun

Date: 1660

: any of various tropical trees (esp. genus Dalbergia ) yielding valuable cabinet woods of a usually dark red or purplish color streaked and variegated with black also : the wood

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