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crabwood

(ˈkræbˌwʊd)
n
1. (Plants) a tropical American meliaceous tree, Carapa guianensis
2. (Forestry) the wood of this tree, used for construction
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PHONE HOME: Alien face at Crabwood (above), swirls at Beacon Hill in Hampshire (top right) and a Mayan design at All Cannings.
Hinckley's Bill Harris (53-24) took sixth place in the Sheffield Phoenix CC '25' at Ranby, Tim Puffer clocking 56-52, while Andy Turner (21-15) finished sixth behind British champion Michael Hutchinson (In-Gear RT), 19-26, in the senior section of the Crabwood CC '10' at Andover, Hampshire.
The investment component would provide funds for the: (a) rehabilitation of the 2-lane-85 km New Amsterdam to Crabwood Creek Road (NACCR) and the improvement of the 5-km gravel road from Crabwood Creek to Molson Creek, located on the Corentyne river, the border between Guyana and Suriname; (b) rehabilitation of the Black Bush Polder Road (BBP) of about 32 km; (c) rehabilitation of related bridges and drainage structures; and (d) improvement of critical "black spots", unsafe road locations with high accident rates, on the main road system.
He protects Key Largo Hammocks State Botanical Site, where an Alabaman once chainsawed his way to the nation's largest crabwood tree.
Andiroba, also known as the Guiana crabwood (Carapa guianensis), a Brazilian mahogany, yielding oily seeds used by natives for insect bites and commercially for the soap scrubs, stearine and lubricants.
Commercially it is frequently called andiroba and sometimes crabwood, and it is also sometimes marketed as a mahogany on the world market, according to the book "World Timbers.
We were I calculated half-way between Crabwood Creek and Port Mourant.
Steve and Chris Walker (Leamington C&AC) were rewarded for a trip to Andover by victory in the tandem category of the Crabwood CC '10' in 23- 09.