Fiddlewood definition

fid'lwyo͝od
Any of several tropical American timber trees of the verbena family, valuable for their hard wood.
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The wood.
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The wood of several West Indian trees, mostly of the genus Citharexylum.
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Any of these trees.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
fiddlewood
Plural:
fiddlewoods

Origin of fiddlewood

  • fiddle +‎ wood, from French bois-fidèle (“faithful wood”), so called from its durability.

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