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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 ?
So saying, he displayed a sharp strong blade, with a handle made of beechwood.
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.
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The first team were hoping to wrap up the title this week but will have to wait after being held to a draw by Beechwood.
BEECHWOOD Eden Easterside moved a step closer to the Premier Division title with a dominant derby win over Stockton Churches Portrack.
BEECHWOOD Eden Easterside closed the gap on leaders Consett Saint Patricks with a 5-2 win at Saint Charles RC Church Gosforth.
WORCESTER -- The Beechwood Hotel on Plantation Street announced it will undergo a multi-million dollar refurbishment that will start in mid-2015.
They joined staff and VIPs to launch a campaign to raise funds for the second and final phase of a scheme to transform the dilapidated Victorian grounds at Beechwood, Edgerton, into an accessible, wildlife-friendly garden.
Beechwood showed the most intent in the early passages, and got a penalty after just five minutes when Christian Dick was caught by a late tackle from Lewis Ware.
The display from students at Beechwood College, Sully, will be on show at Penarth's Washington Gallery on June 25.