beechwood


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beechwood

(ˈbiːtʃwʊd)
n
1. (Crafts) cabinetmaking wood from a beech tree
2. a group of beech trees
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.beechwood - wood of any of various beech trees; used for flooring and containers and plywood and tool handles
beech, beech tree - any of several large deciduous trees with rounded spreading crowns and smooth grey bark and small sweet edible triangular nuts enclosed in burs; north temperate regions
wood - the hard fibrous lignified substance under the bark of trees
Translations

beechwood

[ˈbiːtʃwʊd] N
1. (= group of trees) → hayedo m, hayal m
2. (= material) → (madera f de) haya f
References in classic literature ?
One day, over a hundred years ago, Ursula Townley was waiting for Kenneth MacNair in a great beechwood, where brown nuts were falling and an October wind was making the leaves dance on the ground like pixy-people.
Kenneth MacNair was a dark-eyed young sea-captain of the next settlement, and it was to meet him that Ursula stole to the beechwood on that autumn day of crisp wind and ripe sunshine.
This letter asked Ursula to meet Kenneth in the beechwood the next afternoon, and so she stole away there when suspicious father and watchful stepmother thought she was spinning in the granary loft.
So saying, he displayed a sharp strong blade, with a handle made of beechwood.
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