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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Shrubby thorny deciduous tree of southeastern United States with white flowers and small black drupaceous fruit; Deciduous tree of southeastern United States and Mexico.

Usage examples (2)
  • And thou shalt make staves of shittimwood, and overlay them with gold.
  • It was but a chest of shittimwood, with two slabs of lettered stone in it, -- and what help was in that? for more
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