Sentence Examples

  • Virginiana, is also known as ironwood from its very hard, tight, close-grained wood.
  • The forest vegetation, largely confined to the "Isle of Isles" and the southern uplands, includes the Adansonia (baobab), which in the Fazogli district attains gigantic proportions, the tamarind, of which bread is made, the deleb palm, several valuable gum trees (whence the term Sennari often applied in Egypt to gumarabic), some dyewoods, ebony, ironwood and many varieties of acacia.
  • Among the timber trees are species of pine, cedar, ebony, ironwood, stinkwood and sneezewood.

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