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blackwood,

name for several trees, especially an acaciaacacia
, any plant of the large leguminous genus Acacia, often thorny shrubs and trees of the family Leguminosae (pulse family). Chiefly of the tropics and subtropics, they are cultivated for decorative and economic purposes.
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Blackwood

Algernon (Henry). 1869--1951, British novelist and short- story writer; noted for his supernatural tales
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