1. [ noun ] wood of any of various mahogany trees; much used for cabinetwork and furniture
Related terms: wood cigar-box_cedar Philippine_mahogany
2. [ noun ] (botany) any of various tropical timber trees of the family Meliaceae especially the genus Swietinia valued for their hard yellowish- to reddish-brown wood that is readily worked and takes a high polish
Synonyms: mahogany_tree
Related terms: tree hardtack African_mahogany true_mahogany Spanish_cedar Honduras_mahogany Philippine_mahogany African_scented_mahogany Meliaceae
Similar spelling:   Magan