Tectona sentence example

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  • The teak, Tectona grandis, supplies the finest timber.
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  • The timber trees found towards the interior, and on the higher elevations, are of great size and beauty, the most valuable being teak (Tectona grandis), then-gan (Hopea odorata), ka-gnyeng (Dipterocarpus laevis), &c. The coast-line of the district, off which lies an archipelago of two hundred and seven islands, is much broken, and for several miles inland is very little raised above sea-level, and is drained by numerous muddy tidal creeks.
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  • Teak (Tectona grandis) is a native of southern India and Burma.
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  • The most important timber trees are the tu'n (Cedrela Toona), sdl (Shorea robusta), the present area of which forms two belts separated by the Gangetic plain; satin wood (Chloroxylon Swietenia), common in the drier parts of the peninsula; sandalwood, especially characteristic of Mysore; iron-wood (Mesua ferrea), and teak (Tectona grandis).
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  • Prentice-Hall Inc. Krogh, H.K. (1962) Contact eczema caused by true teak (Tectona grandis ). Brit.
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  • Prentice-Hall Inc. Krogh, H.K. (1962) Contact eczema caused by true teak (Tectona grandis). Brit.
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