cocuswood(redirected from West Indian ebony)
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nAlso called: Jamaican ebony or West Indian ebony
1. (Forestry) wood from the tropical American leguminous tree Brya ebenus, used for inlaying, turnery, musical instruments, etc
2. (Plants) the source of this wood, an important timber tree in parts of the Caribbean
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|Noun||1.||cocuswood - wood of the granadilla tree used for making musical instruments especially clarinets|
wood - the hard fibrous lignified substance under the bark of trees