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Related to Chloroxylon: satinwood tree
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Noun1.Chloroxylon - deciduous trees of India and Sri Lanka
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
family Meliaceae, mahogany family, Meliaceae - tropical trees and shrubs including many important timber and ornamental trees
Chloroxylon swietenia, satinwood tree, satinwood - East Indian tree with valuable hard lustrous yellowish wood;
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Composition and larvicidal activity of leaves and stem essential oils of Chloroxylon swietenia DC against Aedes aegypti and Anopheles stephensi.
2a) dominated by a Manilkara (palu) community mixed Chloroxylon (buruta), Vitex (nabada), Berrya (hal-milla) and Schleichera (kon) divisions (Gunatilleke and Gunatilleke 1990).
Many species lay claim to the name satinwood, among them Brazilian satinwood, Euxylophora paraensis, East Indian satinwood, Chloroxylon swietenia, West Indies satinwood, Zanthoxylum flavum, Jamaica satinwood, Fagara flava and East African satinwood, Fagara macrophylla.