Sentence Examples with the word lignum

Every player uses four lignum vitae bowls in single-handed games and (as a rule) in friendly games, but only two in matches.

There are also timber trees such as mahogany, ebony, teak, lignum vitae, African cedars and planes, while oil, borassus and bamboo palms are abundant.

Andros Island and the Abaco Islands may be specially noted for their profusion of large timber, including mahogany, mastic, lignum vitae, iron and bullet woods, and many others.