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The wood of any of several fruit-bearing trees, such as the apple, cherry, or pear, used especially in cabinetmaking.


(Furniture) the wood of a fruit tree, esp when used in furniture making



any of various woods from fruit-bearing trees, used for cabinetmaking and the like.
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Noun1.fruitwood - wood of various fruit trees (as apple or cherry or pear) used especially in cabinetwork
applewood - wood of any of various apple trees of the genus Malus
fruit tree - tree bearing edible fruit
wood - the hard fibrous lignified substance under the bark of trees
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She likes the popular ballroom folding chairs in fruitwood from Ballard Designs ($299 for two, ballarddesigns.
The St Lucia Three-Drawer Bedside Table perfectly complements the sleigh bed frame with its stunning hand crafted detailing and fruitwood base makes it as sturdy as it is beautiful.
Hatfield adds fruitwood chunks to the charcoal to enhance the smoky flavor.
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As the evenings get darker, ensure you enjoy a restful slumber with the distinctive Casa Windrush king-size sleigh bed in fruitwood - now half price at PS999.
She asks all the Iraqis she knows to name their favorite dish and to her surprise they all choose masquf, freshly caught carp-like fish grilled over a fruitwood fire until it is golden, eaten with flat bread, chopped onions, parsley, and tomatoes.
Featuring profuse engraving and elaborate inlays of mother-of-pearl, stag horn and silver wire depicting floral patterns, dogs and mythical creatures within its fruitwood stock, this superb piece is in fine condition and is truly a work of art.
Visit a local greenhouse or garden club plant sale for spearmint, peppermint, apple mint, or pineapple or fruitwood sage.
The natural smoke interrelates with the creaminess of the pork belly fat as the natural sweetness of Philippine fruitwood delineates this natural kitchen process from laboratory produced smoke flavor that gives meat a bitter edge.
Use kiln-dried elm slabs if you're a millionaire; otherwise oak or fruitwood will suffice.
Country woods such as fruitwood, yew, sycamore, elm and walnut have a marked positive effect on prices.
This record was smashed last year at Sotheby's London by an Italian carved boxwood and fruitwood flame by named maker Giuseppe Maria Bonzanigo.