Noun Definition

bloodwood tree

1.Definition: deciduous South African tree having large odd-pinnate leaves and profuse fragrant orange-yellow flowers; yields a red juice and heavy strong durable wood

Related Noun(s):kiaat, pterocarpus angolensis

Category: Plants

2.Definition: spiny shrub or small tree of Central America and West Indies having bipinnate leaves and racemes of small bright yellow flowers and yielding a hard brown or brownish-red heartwood used in preparing a black dye

Related Noun(s):campeachy, logwood, logwood tree

Category: Plants