Definition of Red sanderswood
1. Noun. Tree of India and East Indies yielding a hard fragrant timber prized for cabinetwork and dark red heartwood used as a dyewood.
Group relationships: Genus Pterocarpus, Pterocarpus
Terms within: Red Sandalwood, Ruby Wood
Generic synonyms: Tree
Lexicographical Neighbors of Red Sanderswood
Literary usage of Red sanderswood
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Transactions of the Microscopical Society of London by Microscopical Society of London (1853)
"It is best applied as follows :—A few chips of red sanderswood are shaken up in a drachm or two of good collodion ; the surface of the object is then ..."