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ebony

eb·on·y

ebony

pronunciation:
e b ni
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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part of speech: noun
inflections: ebonies
definition 1: a hard heavy wood, often black, from various tropical Asian trees.
definition 2: a tree that produces this wood.
definition 3: a deep shiny black color.
similar words:
jet
 
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: made of or resembling ebony.
definition 2: of a shiny black color.
similar words:
jet
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