Definition of Kingwood

1. Noun. Handsome violet-streaked wood of the kingwood tree; used especially in cabinetwork.

Substance meronyms: Dalbergia Cearensis, Kingwood Tree
Generic synonyms: Wood



2. Noun. Brazilian tree yielding a handsome cabinet wood.
Exact synonyms: Dalbergia Cearensis, Kingwood Tree
Group relationships: Dalbergia, Genus Dalbergia
Generic synonyms: Tree

Definition of Kingwood

1. Noun. A Brazilian tree having a violet-brown, hard texture ¹

2. Noun. The wood of this tree, used in cabinetmaking ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Kingwood

1. a hardwood tree [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Kingwood

kings of spades
kings of the doos
kings of the hill
kingship
kingships
kingside
kingsides
kingsize
kingsized
kingsman
kingsmen
kingsmountite
kingsnake
kingsnakes
kingstone
kingwood (current term)
kingwood tree
kingwoods
kingy
kinhin
kinic
kinic acid
kinichilite
kinilaw
kinin
kinin 9
kininogen
kininogenase
kininogenin
kininogens

Literary usage of Kingwood

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1. Genealogical and Personal History of the Upper Monongahela Valley, West by James Morton Callahan (1912)
"William Gordon Worley, of kingwood, West WORLEY Virginia, represents this family, which originally lived in Greene county, Pennsylvania. ..."

2. County Report and Maps: Marion, Monongalia and Taylor Counties by Ray Vernon Hennen, David Bright Reger (1913)
"After the extension of the road to Morgantown, Its name was changed to that of the Morgantown, kingwood, and West Union Turnpike. ..."

3. ... [County Reports and Maps]: Preston County by Ray Vernon Hennen, William Armstrong Price, W. J. Latimer (1914)
"Morgantown and kingwood Railroad—The Morgantown and kingwood Railroad extends from Morgantown, Monon- galia county, to Rowlesburg, Preston county, ..."

4. Friends' Miscellany by John Comly, Isaac Comly, Joshua Evans, John Hunt (1835)
"The following Essay appears to have been the commencement of a Testimony from Friends of kingwood monthly meeting, concerning Joseph Moore. ..."

5. Encyclopedia of Virginia Biography, Under the Editorial Supervision of Lyon edited by Lyon Gardiner Tyler (1915)
"his seat December 7, 1863, and served until March 3, 1865; died at kingwood, West Virginia, April 19, 1884. Burwell, William A., son of Thacker Bur- well ..."

6. Notes to Phillipps' Treatise on the Law of Evidence by Esek Cowen, Nicholas Hill, Samuel March Phillipps (1839)
"kingwood v. Bethlehem, l Green's Rep. 226. NOTE 303—p. 457. See SP Riggs v. Tayloe, 9 Wheat. 436, where the general doctrine was stated ..."

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