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true san·dal·wood

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  1. sandalwood tree, true sandalwood, Santalum albumnoun

    parasitic tree of Indonesia and Malaysia having fragrant close-grained yellowish heartwood with insect repelling properties and used, e.g., for making chests


  1. true sandalwood

    True sandalwood, also known as Santalum Album, is a class of woods from trees in the genus Santalum. It is characterized by its fragrant scent, which is often used in incense and perfumes. This species of sandalwood is native to India and is considered sacred in several cultures due to its longevity and aromatic properties. Due to overharvesting and slow growth, true sandalwood is endangered and difficult to procure, making it also economically valuable.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of true sandalwood in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of true sandalwood in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1


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