Definition of Mahogany tree

1. Noun. Any of various tropical timber trees of the family Meliaceae especially the genus Swietinia valued for their hard yellowish- to reddish-brown wood that is readily worked and takes a high polish.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Mahogany Tree

mahmal
mahmals
mahmudi
mahmudis
mahnertite
mahoe
mahoes
mahoganies
mahoganize
mahoganized
mahoganizes
mahoganizing
mahogany
mahogany family
mahogany gaspipe
mahogany tree (current term)
maholi
mahon stock
mahone
mahones
mahonia
mahonias
mahoohoo
mahoosive
mahori
mahorka
mahout
mahouts
mahr
mahseer

Literary usage of Mahogany tree

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1. The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray by William Makepeace Thackeray, Sir Leslie Stephen (1899)
"THE mahogany tree I Winds whistle shrill, ^-^ Icy and chill, Little care wo : Little we fear Weather without, Sheltered about The mahogany tree. ..."

2. Works by Manuel Márquez Sterling, William Makepeace Thackeray, Leslie Stephen, Louise Stanage (1902)
"THE mahogany tree. • CHRISTMAS is here : Winds whistle shrill, Icy and chill, Little care we : Little we fear Weather without, Sheltered about The Mahogany ..."

3. The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for by Edmund Burke (1812)
"Account of the mahogany tree, and of the cutting thereof at Honduras. [From Captain Henderson's Account of (he British Settlement of ..."

4. The Cyclopædia;: Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature.by Abraham Rees by Abraham Rees (1819)
"Febrifuge Mahogany-tree. Willd. n. 2. Roxb. Coromandel. vi 18. t. 17.—Leaves pinnate, of about four pair ... cultivated is the mahogany-tree (S. mahagoni. ..."

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