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greenheart

[′grēn‚härt]
(materials)
Wood from Octolea rodioei; resistant to fungi and termites and used for shipbuilding, docks, and marine planking.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

greenheart

A British Guiana hardwood having high density and strength; difficult to machine; used for piles, planks, etc., where strength is important.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.