Guaiacum officinale


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Noun1.Guaiacum officinale - small evergreen tree of Caribbean and southern Central America to northern South AmericaGuaiacum officinale - small evergreen tree of Caribbean and southern Central America to northern South America; a source of lignum vitae wood, hardest of commercial timbers, and a medicinal resin
genus Guaiacum, Guaiacum - small genus of evergreen resinous trees or shrubs of warm and tropical America
guaiac, lignum vitae, guaiacum - hard greenish-brown wood of the lignum vitae tree and other trees of the genus Guaiacum
guaiacum - medicinal resin from the lignum vitae tree
angiospermous tree, flowering tree - any tree having seeds and ovules contained in the ovary
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All but one were in secondary cavities of Guaiacum officinale.
Eighty-five percent of 117 nests on Margarita Island were in Bulnesia arborea and only 3% were in Guaiacum officinale (Sanz 2004).
Seed Leguminosae Tamarindus indica (a) Fruit, flower Pithecellobium ungis-cati Seed Prosopis juliflora Seed Moraceae Ficus britonni Fruit Arecaceae Cocos nucifera (a) Flower bud Theophrastaceae Jacquinia revoluta Fruit Zygophyllaceae Guaiacum officinale Fruit (a) introduced plants.