ebony tree


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Noun1.ebony tree - tropical tree of southern Asia having hard dark-colored heartwood used in cabinetworkebony tree - tropical tree of southern Asia having hard dark-colored heartwood used in cabinetwork
Diospyros, genus Diospyros - a genus of trees or shrubs that have beautiful and valuable wood
ebony - hard dark-colored heartwood of the ebony tree; used in cabinetwork and for piano keys
tree - a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
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They're related to the true ebony tree and several tropical fruits like date plums and sapote, all members of the family Ebenaceae.
I get carvings made from ebony tree wood which is found in Tanzania and items made from bark cloth from Uganda.
While the kids helped the Mexican man pull the cars across the river by hand near the ebony tree that gave the crossing its name, we learned that the crossing had offered a natural fording place in the river for oxcarts coming to the salt lake that had furnished salt for the southern United States and northern Mexico in the late 1800s and early 1900s.
Thompson wrote No Pockets in a Shroud and The Ebony Tree.
Thompson has three books and a short story collection under her belt, including The Ebony Tree, No Pockets in a Shroud, A Place Called Home, and a how-to book on publishing and marketing, How to Promote, Market, and Sell Your Book via e-Book Publishing.
I want to buy a Jamaican ebony tree," the ex-con said.
This may sound like the start of a synopsis for a novel, but it is the experience of Maxine Thompson, self-published author of The Ebony Tree and No Pockets in a Shroud.
Insect density was similar between tree species: 8,339 in Texas ebony trees and 7,506 inMesquites (F=0.