Brazilian rosewood

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Noun1.Brazilian rosewood - an important Brazilian timber tree yielding a heavy hard dark-colored wood streaked with blackBrazilian rosewood - an important Brazilian timber tree yielding a heavy hard dark-colored wood streaked with black
Dalbergia, genus Dalbergia - large genus of tropical trees having pinnate leaves and paniculate flowers and cultivated commercially for their dramatically grained and colored timbers
rosewood tree, rosewood - any of those hardwood trees of the genus Dalbergia that yield rosewood--valuable cabinet woods of a dark red or purplish color streaked and variegated with black
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China's appetite for fine furniture is one of the reasons cited for the recent expansion of regulations concerning the export and import of any kind of rosewood, not just Brazilian rosewood, by the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Flora and Fauna (CITES).
Another CITES example is furniture made of Brazilian rosewood. "That's a material that turns up a lot in mid-century furniture, not just 18th century productions, but [from the] 1940s, '50s and 60s.
The piano is made of Brazilian Rosewood and is adorned with extensively carved legs, lyre and moldings.
Kitchen includes custom Brazilian rosewood cabinetry, white Carrerea marble counter tops with bar and stainless steel.
The expansive dining area features furniture made from dark palm wood, Brazilian rosewood, and mahogany, with plush chairs.
Looking up from the foyers, the eye is equally drawn to the Brazilian rosewood strips making up the ceiling oldie dome.
Known for its aesthetic beauty and tone, Brazilian rosewood is the favored wood of all time among guitarists, but it is now an endangered species and usually cannot be legally imported or exported."
Cadillac Studio craftsmen handpicked fallen Brazilian Rosewood, a wood veneer prized for its use for hundreds of years in home furnishings and musical instruments.
The model features a radiator grille with honeycomb inserts, sleek headlights mounted on the outer edges of the front end and an updated version of the Cadillac emblem and cockpit with a large dose of handpicked fallen Brazilian Rosewood trim and a tall centre console.
They displayed the bracing, the pick art, and the finely grained Brazilian rosewood and mahogany.

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