Definition of Burma padauk
1. Noun. Tree of India and Burma yielding a wood resembling mahogany.
Group relationships: Genus Pterocarpus, Pterocarpus
Generic synonyms: Tree
Lexicographical Neighbors of Burma Padauk
Literary usage of Burma padauk
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Manual of Indian Timbers: An Account of the Growth, Distribution, and Uses by James Sykes Gamble (1902)
"Burma padauk. Vern. Padauk, Burm. A deciduous tree. Wood hard, dark brick-red, close-grained, structure similar to that of P. indicus. ..."