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teakwood

[′tēk‚wu̇d]
(materials)
The strong, durable, yellowish-brown wood that is obtained from the teak tree, Tectona grandis.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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