fiddleback


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fid•dle•back

(ˈfɪd lˌbæk)

n.
1. something shaped like a fiddle.
adj.
2. resembling the back or outline of a violin.
[1885–90]
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Prized for its variations in color, walnut also offers a wealth of figures, from butts and burls to fiddleback, crotch, leaf, stripe, curly and more, and has a rich range of colors.
The stock is high-grade fiddleback walnut with deep bas relief carving on the butt and fine skip-line checkering on the pistol grip and forearm.
Then it's a case of relaxing in the quilted leather hide seats with their 14-way adjustment surrounded by wood veneers in burr walnut or dark fiddleback eucalyptus and luxury touches, such as picnic tables and champagne bottle coolers.
The focus of the family room is a texture-rich split-stone fireplace wall, with concealed cabinetry in fiddleback maple that opens to reveal the TV.
On rare occasions, stands of trees have been found with a fiddleback figure.
The leather and stitching is perfect - in our yellow beast the thread even matches - and there's a new veneer fitted called Dark Fiddleback Eucalyptus.
He has published creative nonfiction and essays in the Journal of the American Medical Association, the New Atlantis, the Chronicle Review and the Fiddleback.
com)-- Fiddleback Construction, LLC, an interior and exterior construction company based in Bangor, has partnered with Prospect Genius, a leader in local online advertising, to assist area customers who are in need of handyman services and remodeling contractors with finding their services online.
The parish priests wear cassocks, birettas, and fiddleback vestments, and they know what to do with an amice, maniple, and cincture.
In the elevator lobby, for example, visitors will be greeted with warm and inviting light, a soothing stone tile floor and a soft colored wood ceiling while in the waiting room, which will be uniquely lit with a variety of medium/high level light fixtures, patients can appreciate an intricate 50-foot-long by 9-foot-high feature wall of Anigre Quartered Fiddleback wood paneling and back lit glass.
A ZENA SAYS: This Ashley dining set with a 76cm diameter table and two Yorkshire Fiddleback chairs costs pounds 173.
The genus is known by the common names of violin, fiddleback, and recluse spiders in North America because of the darkly pigmented pattern on the anterior carapace (Fig.