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Definition of the noun Acajou

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noun - plural: acajous

  1. The cashew tree; also, its fruit.
  2. The mahogany tree; also, its timber.

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Google previewPhiliawisdomethics (2016)

by Pierre Emperoy Noumbissi

The first is the major, the second is the minor, and the third is the conclusion; all trees are wood, Acajou is a tree, therefore acajou is wood. Hence logic to be called syllogistic thinking: Because ...

Google previewA New and Complete Dictionary of Arts and Sciences (1763)

The acajou is a native of Brafil, of trie fruit of which the Indians make a kind sf vinous intoxicating liquor. The temel of the cafhew-nut may be eaten, when roalUd, but it* tulk is extumely Y.Ol. J. (oxttofteiigii pifcis, among zuologilts, one of the ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

English: Spanish cedar Spanish: cedro Espanol Barbados: bois d'acajou a planches French: acajou Franc, cedre Italian: legno di Cuba, legno di Spagna French Guiana: bois de cedra ...

Google previewDictionary of Architecture and Interior Design (2012)

by Mary Gilliatt

ACAJOU. OR. ACAJOU. MOUCHETE. French term for mahogany. The mouchete variety is very fine quality with a slightly wavy grain and small darkish spots; it was much used for tables, commodes, cabinets, and other smaller pieces during ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Merchandize, and Nomenclature in All European Languages, for the Use of Counting-Houses. 4. Ed (1815)

by C ..... H ..... Kauffmann

ACAJOU NUTS; (F. Noir d'Acajou, G. Akajumisse;) come from ...

Google previewDictionary of Jamaican English (2002)

by Frederic Gomes Cassidy, Robert Brock Le Page

ACAJOU TREE sb obs; <Fr. acajou; cf. OED acajou (1725 -»•) and cashew.

Google previewA New Medical Dictionary Or General Repository of Physic Etc. (with Fig.)- London, Johnson 1775 (1775)

- There is but one fpecies yet known, and this is the acajou, or cashew nut, fo common in America, and in the West Indian iflands.

Google previewThe Gardeners Dictionary (1754)

Containing the Methods of Cultivating and Improving All Sorts of Trees, Plants, and Flowers, for the Kitchen, Fruit, and Pleasure Gardens; as Also Those which are Used in Medicine. With Directions for the Culture of Vineyards, and Making of Wine in England. In which Likewise are Included the Practical Parts of Husbandry by Philip Miller

ACAJOU, or Cajou. The Ca- frew nut. The Cbarafffrj are ; Tic Cup of the Flower ( which it produced at the Extremity of a Toot- stalk) it oblong and quinquestd ' : tbt Flower consists of one Leaf, <wbicb it divided into five long narrow Segments : in ...

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Acajou Meaning

Video shows what acajou means. The cashew tree.. A cashew nut.. The wood from the mahogany tree or other trees from the family Meliaceae.. acajou ...

Scrabble value of A1C3A1J8O1U1

The value of this 6-letter word is 15 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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