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n. Chiefly Southern US
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1. (Plants) a tall Australian acacia tree with black timber
2. (Plants) another name for fatwood
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n. Southern U.S.
2. resinous pine wood used for kindling.
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|Noun||1.||lightwood - tall Australian acacia yielding highly valued black timber|
genus Acacia - large genus of shrubs and trees and some woody vines of Central and South America, Africa, Australia and Polynesia: wattle; mimosa
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