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hard·wood

 (härd′wo͝od′)
n.
1. The wood of a eudicot or a magnoliid, such as an oak, maple, or magnolia.
2. A eudicot or magnoliid tree.
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hardwood

(ˈhɑːdˌwʊd)
n
1. (Forestry) the wood of any of numerous broad-leaved dicotyledonous trees, such as oak, beech, ash, etc, as distinguished from the wood of a conifer
2. (Forestry) any tree from which this wood is obtained
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hard•wood

(ˈhɑrdˌwʊd)

n.
1. the hard, compact wood or timber of various trees, as the oak, cherry, maple, or mahogany.
2. a tree yielding such wood.
adj.
3. made or constructed of hardwood.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hardwood - the wood of broad-leaved dicotyledonous trees (as distinguished from the wood of conifers)hardwood - the wood of broad-leaved dicotyledonous trees (as distinguished from the wood of conifers)
wood - the hard fibrous lignified substance under the bark of trees
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Translations

hardwood

[ˈhɑːdwʊd]
A. Nmadera f noble or dura
B. CPD hardwood tree Nárbol m de hojas caducas
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hardwood

[ˈhɑːrdwʊd]
nbois m dur
modif [floor, flooring] → en bois dur; [timber] → en bois dur; [tree] → feuillu(e)hard-working [ˌhɑːrdˈwɜːrkɪŋ] adjtravailleur/euse
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hardwood

[ˈhɑːdˌwʊd] nlegno duro
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If he finds these big structures, he probably has a broad-leaf tree such as a maple or oak instead of a pine or other conifer.
Okay, so it wasn't a native, broad-leaf tree, but a flowering cherry was the only kind of compromise we could reach.
ISLAMABAD -- A special committee headed by the federal ombudsman on the frequent Margalla Hills fire incidents has recommended plantation of broad-leaf trees to replace the pines which are most vulnerable to fires.