Definition of Chittimwood

1. Noun. Shrubby tree of the Pacific coast of the United States; yields cascara sagrada.




2. Noun. Deciduous tree of southeastern United States and Mexico.

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chittimwood

chitosome
chitotriosidase
chits
chittam bark
chittamwood
chitted
chittem bark
chitter
chittered
chittering
chitterlings
chitters
chittier
chitties
chittiest
chittimwood (current term)
chitting
chitty
chitupa
chitupas
chiv
chivachie
chivachies
chivalric
chivalries
chivalrous
chivalrously
chivalrousness

Literary usage of Chittimwood

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1. Yearbook of the United States Department of Agriculture by United States Dept. of Agriculture (1905)
"... (locally chittimwood) Bumelia lanuginosa. These lists do not include all of the best timber trees that might be grown in the Middle West, ..."

2. The Resources, Soil, and Climate of Texas by A. W. Spaight (1882)
"... and studded with a heavy growth of timber, consisting of oaks of the several kinds, ash, pecan, elm, hackberry, chittimwood, and cottonwood. ..."

3. The Curiosity Shop: Or, Questions and Answers Concerning the Lumber Business (1906)
"... What is 104 Beech 117 — Qualities of 110 — for paving purposes 112 Cedar, Southern red 113 chittimwood 115 Cocobola 108 Cottonwood as siding '. ..."

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