Definition of Sandalwood tree

1. Noun. Parasitic tree of Indonesia and Malaysia having fragrant close-grained yellowish heartwood with insect repelling properties and used, e.g., for making chests.

Exact synonyms: Santalum Album, True Sandalwood
Group relationships: Genus Santalum, Santalum
Terms within: Sandalwood
Generic synonyms: Tree



Lexicographical Neighbors of Sandalwood Tree

sand whiting
sandable
sandal
sandal foot
sandal strap dermatitis
sandaled
sandaliform
sandaling
sandalled
sandalling
sandalpunk
sandals
sandalwood
sandalwood family
sandalwood oil
sandalwood tree (current term)
sandalwoods
sandarac
sandarac tree
sandarach
sandaracs
sandbag
sandbagged
sandbagger
sandbaggers
sandbagging
sandbags
sandbank
sandbanks

Literary usage of Sandalwood tree

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. America in Hawaii: A History of United States Influence in the Hawaiian Islands by Edmund Janes Carpenter (1899)
"... years elapsed before the supply began to be exhausted; and at the present day the sandalwood tree is popularly believed to be extinct in the Islands. ..."

2. A Year in Fiji: Or, An Inquiry Into the Botanical, Agricultural, and by John Horne (1881)
"Any person cutting or injuring a sandalwood tree of less dimensions than stated in this ... It is unlawful to cut any sandalwood tree less than 2£ feet in ..."

3. A Year in Fiji: Or, An Inquiry Into the Botanical, Agricultural, and by John Horne (1881)
"Any person cutting or injuring a sandalwood tree of less dimensions than stated ... It is unlawful to cut any sandalwood tree less than 2-^- feet in ..."

4. A Year in Fiji: Or, An Inquiry Into the Botanical, Agricultural, and by John Horne (1881)
"Any person cutting or injuring a sandalwood tree of less dimensions than stated in this ... It is unlawful to cut any sandalwood tree less than 2|- feet in ..."

5. A Year in Fiji: Or, An Inquiry Into the Botanical, Agricultural, and by John Horne (1881)
"It is unlawful to cut any sandalwood tree less than 2^- feet in ... Any person cutting or injuring a sandalwood tree of less dimensions than stated in this ..."

6. The Golden Words of a Sufi Sheikh: Revised Edition by M. R. Bawa Muhaiyaddeen (Ral.), M. R. Bawa Muhaiyaddeen (2006)
"The sandalwood tree has a naturally lovely and cooling fragrance. ... Not only that, but the trees which grow next to the sandalwood tree, the trees whose ..."

7. America in Hawaii: A History of United States Influence in the Hawaiian Islands by Edmund Janes Carpenter (1899)
"... years elapsed before the supply began to be exhausted; and at the present day the sandalwood tree is popularly believed to be extinct in the Islands. ..."

8. A Year in Fiji: Or, An Inquiry Into the Botanical, Agricultural, and by John Horne (1881)
"Any person cutting or injuring a sandalwood tree of less dimensions than stated in this ... It is unlawful to cut any sandalwood tree less than 2£ feet in ..."

9. A Year in Fiji: Or, An Inquiry Into the Botanical, Agricultural, and by John Horne (1881)
"Any person cutting or injuring a sandalwood tree of less dimensions than stated ... It is unlawful to cut any sandalwood tree less than 2-^- feet in ..."

10. A Year in Fiji: Or, An Inquiry Into the Botanical, Agricultural, and by John Horne (1881)
"Any person cutting or injuring a sandalwood tree of less dimensions than stated in this ... It is unlawful to cut any sandalwood tree less than 2|- feet in ..."

11. A Year in Fiji: Or, An Inquiry Into the Botanical, Agricultural, and by John Horne (1881)
"It is unlawful to cut any sandalwood tree less than 2^- feet in ... Any person cutting or injuring a sandalwood tree of less dimensions than stated in this ..."

12. The Golden Words of a Sufi Sheikh: Revised Edition by M. R. Bawa Muhaiyaddeen (Ral.), M. R. Bawa Muhaiyaddeen (2006)
"The sandalwood tree has a naturally lovely and cooling fragrance. ... Not only that, but the trees which grow next to the sandalwood tree, the trees whose ..."

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