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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.

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

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.
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
Translations

hardwood

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

hardwood

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

hardwood

[ˈhɑːdˌwʊd] nlegno duro
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