Calamander wood


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Cal´a`man`der wood

    (kăl´å`măn`dẽr wŎd`)
1.A valuable furniture wood from India and Ceylon, of a hazel-brown color, with black stripes, very hard in texture. It is a species of ebony, and is obtained from the Diospyros quæsita. Called also Coromandel wood.
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Macassar ebony or Diospyros celebica is also known as Indian ebony, coromandel, calamander wood, tendu, temru, tunki and timbruni.