Definitions for guaiacum officinale
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word guaiacum officinale
lignum vitae, Guaiacum officinale(noun)
small evergreen tree of Caribbean and southern Central America to northern South America; a source of lignum vitae wood, hardest of commercial timbers, and a medicinal resin
Guaiacum officinale, commonly known as Roughbark Lignum-vitae or Gaïacwood, is a species of tree in the caltrop family, Zygophyllaceae, that is native to the Caribbean and the northern coast of South America.
Find a translation for the guaiacum officinale definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these guaiacum officinale definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"guaiacum officinale." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 2 Aug. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/guaiacum officinale>.