crabwood

(redirected from Carapa)
Also found in: Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

crabwood

(ˈkræbˌwʊd)
n
1. (Plants) a tropical American meliaceous tree, Carapa guianensis
2. (Forestry) the wood of this tree, used for construction
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
A 1,100-meter core drilling program in six drill holes was done in June 2019 at the Central Bief and Carapa prospects to test targets identified from the 2018 and 2019 induced polarization (IP) geophysical surveys and geological mapping by the Company.
Looking further ahead, Tullow said the non-operated Carapa well on the adjacent Kanuku licence is expected to be drilled later in 2019, in order to test the Cretaceous oil play.
Oito municipios apresentaram especializacao nessa atividade, com destaque para Laguna Carapa, Maracaju e Sonora que apresentaram icn de 2,46; 2,61 e 4,32, respectivamente, caracterizando a importancia dessa atividade na geracao de empregos e salarios para os referidos municipios.
This is important because this plant was introduced due to the damage caused by this insect in native Meliaceae, such as Carapa guianensis Aubl., Carapa procera DC., Cedrela fissilis Vell., and S.
2012); effects of adding nano-clay (montmorillonite) on performance of polyvinyl acetate and UF adhesives in Carapa guianensis, a tropical species (Moya et al.
A toxicological evaluation of the effect of Carapa guianensis Aublet on pregnancy in Wistar rats.
tetraphylla but, Cannon and Simmons (47) found this genus only in leaf segments of Carapa guianensis, Catostemma fragrans and Chlorocardium rodiei.