Andaman redwood


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Related to Andaman redwood: dugong, Pterocarpus santalinus
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Noun1.Andaman redwood - mottled curly-grained wood of Pterocarpus indicusAndaman redwood - mottled curly-grained wood of Pterocarpus indicus
rosewood - hard dark reddish wood of a rosewood tree having a strongly marked grain; used in cabinetwork
padauk, padouk, Pterocarpus indicus, amboyna - tree native to southeastern Asia having reddish wood with a mottled or striped black grain
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Also known as Andaman redwood, its grain can be interlocking, yielding a variety of figures.
Andaman padauk (Pterocarpus dalbergoides) is found only in the Andaman Islands and is sometimes called Andaman redwood or vermillion wood.