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mahogany

ma·hog·a·ny

mahogany

pronunciation:
m ha g ni
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part of speech: noun
inflections: mahoganies
definition 1: an evergreen tree that grows in tropical North and South America. It has hard, reddish brown wood.
definition 2: the wood of this tree, which is used to make furniture.
Our dining room table is made of mahogany.
definition 3: a rich, reddish brown color.
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