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Definition of the noun cocobolo

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noun - plural: cocobolos

  1. a valuable timber tree of tropical South America

Alternative definition of the noun cocobolo

noun

  1. An oily tropical hardwood from Central America.

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Google previewThe New York Lumber Trade Journal (1922)

Cocobolo is an article whose use has already been greatly diminished through the introduction of cutlery from foreign sources. Moreover, the high prices that prevailed during the war have had a tendency among consumers to seek and use ...

Google previewPanama and the Canal (1914)

The Story of Its Achievement, Its Problems and Its Prospects by Willis John Abbot

The cocobolo is a hard wood, but without the beauty to fit it for cabinet work. The sangre derives its name from its red sap which exudes from a gash like blood. It takes a high polish, and is in its general characteristics not unlike our cherry.

Google previewPanama and the Canal in Picture and Prose ... (1913)

by Willis John Abbot

The cocobolo is a hard wood, but without ...

Google previewAmerican Forests (1918)

Cocobolo is a rosewood and is botanically closely related to the true rosewood ( Dalbergia nigra). It is cut here in large quantities and, like dye woods, has a white useless sap wood which is removed in the bush. The pieces are very irregular ...

Google previewAmerican Forestry (1918)

Cocobolo is a rosewood and is botanically closely related to the true rosewood ( Dalbergia nigra). It is cut here in large quantities and, like dye woods, has a white useless sap wood which is removed in the bush. The pieces are very irregular ...

Google previewCrafting Wood Logic Puzzles (2006)

18 Three-dimensional Games for the Hands & Mind by Charles R. Self, Tom Lensch

Cocobolo is a relative of rosewood, from Central America. It is oily, thus hard to glue, and is hard on tools due to silica inclusions. Additionally, it is expensive, and many people are allergic to ...

Google previewWoodShop News

By Brian Caldwell SENIOR WRITER Cocobolo is a true rosewood and one of the world's most attractive exotic woods, exhibiting a wide range of rich colors including shades of orange, yellow, red and brown, accompanied by black striping.

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

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

cabuina Honduras: granadillo, rosul Belize: nagaedwood Nicaragua: nambar legitimo Guatemala: jumero Argentina: isa pui Mexico: cocobolo, granadillo Costa Rica: nambar Panama: prieto Indochina: cam lai, hue moc, leang, neang nuon, ...

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Trees (2005)

Volume 1: North America by M.M. Grandtner

cocobolo (Costa Rica, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama); cocobolo negro (Costa Rica) ...

Google previewDictionary of Trees, Volume 2: South America (2013)

Nomenclature, Taxonomy and Ecology by M.M. Grandtner, Julien Chevrette

cocobolo (Costa Rica, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama); ...

Google previewWebster's Unabridge Dictionary, Vintage Pre-1923 Edition (2015)

by Noah Webster

COCOBOLO; COCOBOLAS Co`co*bo"lo, Co`co*bo"las, n.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Kitchen History (2004)

by Mary Ellen Snodgrass

Woodworkers prized cocobolo or cocoawood, a brownishpurple native American wood marked with lighter streaks, for carving utensil handles and shaping cutting boards, aflatsurface groovedatthe sideto collect juices. Another import, Central ...

Google previewDictionary of Contact Allergens (2007)

by Jean-Pierre Lepoittevin, Christophe J. Coz

cocobolo (Dalbergia ...

Google previewThe American Heritage Crossword Puzzle Dictionary (2003)

by American Heritage Dictionary

hickory, plywood, redwood, sapwood 08 amaranth, hasswood, chestnut, cocobolo, cord wood, iirewood, hardwood, kindling, kingwood, maboganv, pulpwood, red lauan, rosewood, silky oak, soitwood, sycamore 09 blackwood, brushwood, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Wood (2007)

by U S Dept of Agriculture

See Creosote Cocobolo, shrinkage values Coefficient of friction Coefficient of thermal expansion Coefficient of variation Collapse during drying Columns: built- up and spaced columns flanged columns long columns, compressive stress short ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Furniture Making (2000)

by Ernest Joyce, Alan Peters

Cocobolo (Nicaraguan rosewood) Similar to Rio rosewood but with a pronounced reddish tinge and coarse, visible grain.

Google previewAppleton's Dictionary of Machines, Mechanics, Engine-work, and Engineering (1857)

Llo d says the wood is tEZre called Cocobolo pricto ; that it is not the growth of the Mauritius, but of Iadagascar, to the interior of which island Europeans are not admitted ...

Google previewAppletons Dictionary of Machines, Mechanics, Engine-work, and Engineering Illustrated with Four Thousand Engravings on Wood (1852)

wood is there called Cocobolo prirto ; that it is not the growth of the Mauritius, but of adagascar, to the interior ...

Google previewAppleton's dictionary of machines, mechanics, engine work, and engineering (1858)

by Appleton, firm, publishers, New York. (1866. D. Appleton & co.)

Lloyd says the wood is there called Cocobolo prieto ; that it is not the growth of the Mauritius, ...

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Scrabble value of C3O1C3O1B3O1L1O1

The value of this 8-letter word is 14 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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