Definitions for jarrahˈdʒær ə

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

jar•rahˈdʒær ə(n.)

  1. a hardwood tree, Eucalyptus marginata, of W Australia.

    Category: Plants

  2. the wood of this tree.

    Category: Plants

Origin of jarrah:

1865–70; < Nyungar (Australian Aboriginal language of SW Western Australia) jaril

Wiktionary

  1. jarrah(Noun)

    A eucalypt tree occurring in the south west of Western Australia.

  2. jarrah(Noun)

    The wood of the jarrah tree.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jarrah(noun)

    the mahoganylike wood of the Australian Eucalyptus marginata. See Eucalyptus

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  1. Eucalyptus marginata

    Eucalyptus marginata is one of the most common species of Eucalyptus tree in the southwest of Western Australia. The tree and the wood are usually referred to by the Aboriginal name jarrah. Because of the similar appearance of worked jarrah timber to the Honduras mahogany, jarrah was once called Swan River mahogany after the river system that runs through Perth.

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