n.1.See Brazil wood.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Many of the forest species with economic value [e.g., Mahogany (Swietenia mahagoni (Meliaceae)), Cedar [Juniperus barbadensis (Cupressaceae)], Braziletto [Caesalpinia vesicaria (Fabaceae)], Lignum Vitae or Ironwood [Guaiacum sanctum (Zygophyllaceae)], Mastic [Syderoxylon foetidissidum (Sapotaceae)]] are currently rare or mostly have small size individuals in the wild as they have been overexploited.
These communal gatherings, which featured traditional Cat Island foods and refreshments such as flour cakes, johnny cakes, and drinks made from the logwood and braziletto trees, symbolized community ideals of sharing and reciprocity.
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