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haematoxylon


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Haematoxylon  \H[ae]m`a*tox"y*lon\,  n.  [NL.,  fr  Gr  a"i^ma  blood 
  +  ?  wood.]  (Bot.) 
  A  genus  of  leguminous  plants  containing  but  a  single  species, 
  the  {H.  Campechianum}  or  logwood  tree,  native  in  Yucatan. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Haematoxylon 
  n  :  small  genus  of  tropical  American  spiny  bushy  shrubs  or  trees 
  [syn:  {Haematoxylum},  {genus  Haematoxylum},  {Haematoxylon}, 
  {genus  Haematoxylon}] 




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