Agarwood

Agarwood, also called aloeswood, aloes, incense chips

Aquilaria malaccensis

Synonyms:
Aloeswood, Gharuwood, Oud, Agar Tree
Agarwood (Wiktionary)

English

Etymology

agar +‎ wood

Noun

agarwood (uncountable)

  1. Heartwood from Aquilaria trees infected with mold, which produces an aromatic resin in response to this attack.

Synonyms

  • (Aquilaria heartwood): agalloch, agilawood, aloeswood, eaglewood, jinko, oud, gaharu

Translations

References

  • agarwood on Wikipedia.Wikipedia
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