lemoenhout, noun

AfrikaansShow more Afrikaans, lemoen orange + hout wood; named for the colour of its wood.
lemon wood. Also attributive.
1966 C.A. Smith Common Names 322Lemoenhout, Xymalos monospora...A large or small dioecious, evergreen tree or shrub.
1971 Baraitser & Obholzer Cape Country Furn. 55These chairs are commonly called lemoenhout chairs because they were most often made from the wood of the Cape Orange tree.
1971 L.G. Green Taste of S.-Easter 54Chairs are made of lemoen-hout from the orange groves of the Olifants River valley.
lemon wood. Also attributive.
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