Chloroxylon swietenia


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Noun1.Chloroxylon swietenia - East Indian tree with valuable hard lustrous yellowish wood;
Chloroxylon, genus Chloroxylon - deciduous trees of India and Sri Lanka
satinwood - hard yellowish wood of a satinwood tree having a satiny luster; used for fine cabinetwork and tools
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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Composition and larvicidal activity of leaves and stem essential oils of Chloroxylon swietenia DC against Aedes aegypti and Anopheles stephensi.
Many species lay claim to the name satinwood, among them Brazilian satinwood, Euxylophora paraensis, East Indian satinwood, Chloroxylon swietenia, West Indies satinwood, Zanthoxylum flavum, Jamaica satinwood, Fagara flava and East African satinwood, Fagara macrophylla.
induta breeds in the wood of satinwood, chloroxylon swietenia DC (Sapindales: Rutaceae), and the bridal couch plant, hymenodictyon excelsum (Roxb.