Definition of Teak. Meaning of Teak. Synonyms of Teak

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Definition of Teak

Teak
Teak Teak, n. [Malayalm tekku.] (Bot.) A tree of East Indies (Tectona grandis) which furnishes an extremely strong and durable timber highly valued for shipbuilding and other purposes; also, the timber of the tree. [Written also teek.] African teak, a tree (Oldfieldia Africana) of Sierra Leone; also, its very heavy and durable wood; -- called also African oak. New Zeland teak, a large tree (Vitex littoralis) of New Zeland; also, its hard, durable timber.

Meaning of Teak from wikipedia

- Lamiaceae. Some forms of teak are known as Burmese teak, Central Province teak (CP teak), as well as Nagpur teak.[citation needed] T. grandis is a large, deciduous...
- Teak, tectona grandis, is a hardwood tree native to much of South and Southeast Asia, including Myanmar. Due to its natural water resistance, teak is sought...
- Teak Museum is located 4 km from Nilambur, a town in the Malappuram district of Kerala, South India. Teak occurs naturally in India with the main teak...
- Plantation teak is a tropical hardwood tree from the genus Tectona, endemic to Southeast Asia that is exclusively planted for the purpose of forestry management...
- HARDTACK-Teak was an exoatmospheric high altitude nuclear weapon test performed during Operation Hardtack I. It was launched from Johnston Island on a...
- mint family, Lamiaceae. The three species are often collectively called teak. Tectona is native to south and southeast Asia, mainly India, ****stan, Bangladesh...
- Teak wood is used for making boats, furniture, and other things which require resistance to the elements. Teak is used for outdoor furniture but is not...
- the moist deciduous sal forest of eastern India, and the dry deciduous teak forest of central and southern India. Open forest, whose canopy density is...
- Baikiaea plurijuga, known as African teak, Mu****, Rhodesian teak, Zambian teak or Zambesi redwood, is a species of Afrotropical tree from the legume family...
- forests are valuable species such as satinwood, ebony, ironwood, ****gany and teak. The wet zone is a tropical evergreen forest with tall trees, broad foliage...
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