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English adjective: ebony

1. ebony of a very dark black


Synonymsebon


Similarachromatic, neutral


Antonymschromatic


English noun: ebony

1. ebony (attribute) a very dark black


Synonymscoal black, jet black, pitch black, sable, soot black


Broader (hypernym)black, blackness, inkiness

2. ebony (plant) hard dark-colored heartwood of the ebony tree; used in cabinetwork and for piano keys


Broader (hypernym)wood


Substance meronymDiospyros ebenum, ebony, ebony tree

3. ebony (plant) tropical tree of southern Asia having hard dark-colored heartwood used in cabinetwork


SynonymsDiospyros ebenum, ebony tree


Broader (hypernym)tree


Member meronymDiospyros, genus Diospyros


Substance holonymebony









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