What is the meaning of the furniture term Ebony?

The furniture term ebony refers to a type of dark, dense, and hard wood that is typically obtained from several species of the Diospyros genus. Ebony wood is known for its rich black or deep brown color, smooth texture, and high polish. It has been historically valued for its aesthetic appeal and used to create luxurious, high-end furniture pieces, musical instruments, and decorative items. Black tropical wood, with heavy and dense texture.
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