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English definition of “sandalwood”

sandalwood

noun [U] uk   /ˈsæn.dəl.wʊd/ us  
the hard light-coloured wood of a tree that grows in Southeast Asia and Australia, or the pleasant-smelling oil from this treeTypes of wood
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