Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps

Noun: amboyna  am'boy-nu
  1. Mottled curly-grained wood of Pterocarpus indicus
    - Andaman redwood
  2. Tree native to southeastern Asia having reddish wood with a mottled or striped black grain
    - padauk, padouk, Pterocarpus indicus

Derived forms: amboynas

Type of: rosewood, tree

Part of: genus Pterocarpus, Pterocarpus

Encyclopedia: Amboyna