Bastard mahogany

Carapa (E)

EthnoBotanical Dictionary. 2013.

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  • bastard-mahogany — afrikinė mamėja statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Kliuzijinių šeimos medieninis augalas (Mammea africana), paplitęs Afrikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Mammea africana angl. African mammee apple; African apple; African apricot; bastard mahogany pranc …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • bastard mahogany — noun 1. a. also bastard jarrah (1) : an Australian tree (Eucalyptus botryoides) called also bangalay, woolly butt (2) : t …   Useful english dictionary

  • bastard mahogany — an Australian tree, Eucalyptus botryoides, of the myrtle family, having lance shaped leaves and furrowed bark. Also called bangalay. * * * …   Universalium

  • Mahogany — Ma*hog a*ny, Mahogany tree Ma*hog a*ny tree , n. [From the South American name.] 1. (Bot.) A large tree of the genus {Swietenia} ({Swietenia Mahogoni}), found in tropical America. [1913 Webster] Note: Several other trees, with wood more or less… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Mahogany tree — Mahogany Ma*hog a*ny, Mahogany tree Ma*hog a*ny tree , n. [From the South American name.] 1. (Bot.) A large tree of the genus {Swietenia} ({Swietenia Mahogoni}), found in tropical America. [1913 Webster] Note: Several other trees, with wood more… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bastard — /bas teuhrd/, n. 1. a person born of unmarried parents; an illegitimate child. 2. Slang. a. a vicious, despicable, or thoroughly disliked person: Some bastard slashed the tires on my car. b. a person, esp. a man: The poor bastard broke his leg. 3 …   Universalium

  • bastard jarrah — noun see bastard mahogany 1a …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mahogany, bastard — Carapa (E) …   EthnoBotanical Dictionary

  • To be under the mahogany — Mahogany Ma*hog a*ny, Mahogany tree Ma*hog a*ny tree , n. [From the South American name.] 1. (Bot.) A large tree of the genus {Swietenia} ({Swietenia Mahogoni}), found in tropical America. [1913 Webster] Note: Several other trees, with wood more… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To put one's legs under some one's mahogany — Mahogany Ma*hog a*ny, Mahogany tree Ma*hog a*ny tree , n. [From the South American name.] 1. (Bot.) A large tree of the genus {Swietenia} ({Swietenia Mahogoni}), found in tropical America. [1913 Webster] Note: Several other trees, with wood more… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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