ebony tree

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Synonyms for ebony tree

tropical tree of southern Asia having hard dark-colored heartwood used in cabinetwork

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"Antoine says that you were here for the ebony tree already," Joseph said.
"Ain't there some kinda American ebony trees?" Socrates splayed out his fingers to inhibit his fist-forming reflex.
In 1995 Thompson won two literary awards--the International Black Writers Association Award (IBWA) for "The Rainbow," and the PEN Award for another short story, "The Ebony Tree."
The positive, public response for "The Ebony Tree" inspired Thompson to turn the story into her first self-published novel.
Number of insects under Texas ebony trees also varied across time (Figure 2).
Mean number of coleopteran insects found under Texas ebony trees. Total number varied across time but also between conditions in that it was sometimes higher for isolated trees (dark line) and sometimes higher for trees growing in remnant fragments (grey line).
The camp was under beautiful shady African Ebony trees, right on the Zambezi river bank, with quiet, deep water right in front.
Shaded by resurgent ebony trees, once-threatened creatures, including the pink pigeon and Telfair's skink, are flourishing, and tourists can now go to the island to catch a glimpse of them.
The area was a successional stage of tropical deciduous forest where dominant species were ebony trees Pithecellobium ebano, cherimoya trees A.
Logged out elsewhere in Madagascar, rosewood and ebony trees could still be found in reserves such as Marojejy and Masoala national parks.
More than halfway to acquiring its congressionally mandated goal of 132,500 acres, the refuge is intended as the core of a wildlife corridor that will support some of the rarest species in the world, including the endangered ocelot and jaguarundi, red-crowned parrot and chachalaca, Texas ebony trees, and Indigo snakes.
There are approximately 300 species of ebony trees and shrubs around the world.