gaboon

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gaboon

(ɡəˈbuːn)
n
(Forestry) the dark mahogany-like wood from a western and central African burseraceous tree, Aucoumea klaineana, used in plywood, for furniture, and as a veneer
[C20: altered from Gabon]
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The control panel was seven-ply plywood made of okoume (Aucoumea klaineana) with a symmetrical structure.