Caesalpinia echinata

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Related to Caesalpinia echinata: Guilandina echinata, Pau-brasil
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Noun1.Caesalpinia echinata - tropical tree with prickly trunk; its heavy red wood yields a red dye and is used for cabinetry
Caesalpinia, genus Caesalpinia - small spiny tropical trees or shrubs; includes the small genus or subgenus Poinciana
brazilwood - heavy wood of various brazilwood trees; used for violin bows and as dyewoods
tree - a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
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El uso para tinta no es muy habitual en la zona, pero cabe mencionar el caso de Brasil donde la especie Caesalpinia echinata fue llevada casi a la extincion para la extraccion de tinta en tiempos de la colonizacion (Bolzani y Barreiro, 2006).
3b), and a round and central orifice in Caesalpinia echinata (Fig.