carob wood

carob wood

[′kar·əb ‚wu̇d]
(materials)
The wood from a large Brazilian tree, Jacaranda copaia. Also known as caroba; jacaranda.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Carob wood is extremely hard and used in the building and furniture industry, and is a source of local charcoal.