Bulnesia

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Noun1.Bulnesia - palo santo
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
bean-caper family, family Zygophyllaceae, Zygophyllaceae - small trees, shrubs, and herbs of warm arid and saline regions; often resinous; some poisonous: genera Zygophyllum, Tribulus, Guaiacum, Larrea
Bulnesia sarmienti, palo santo - South American tree of dry interior regions of Argentina and Paraguay having resinous heartwood used for incense
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Otras palo santo Bulnesia sarmientoi quebracho blanco Aspidosperma-quebracho blanco sacha membrillo Capparis spp.
Las personas que deseaban conservar la herramienta por mas tiempo, la construian con una madera mas durable como la del "mbiyawita" ("duraznillo") Salta triflora; "iwopetai" ("algarrobo negro") Prosopis nigra o con el duramen del "wiraita" ("palo santo") Bulnesia sarmientoi.
3]/ha), Bulnesia sarmientoi (3,31) y Sideroxylon obtusifolium (3,33) (Piarfon, 2004).