fumed oak

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Noun1.fumed oak - oak given a weathered appearance by exposure to fumes of ammonia; used for cabinetwork
oak - the hard durable wood of any oak; used especially for furniture and flooring
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The room was furnished as a study, and most artistically furnished, if you consider outlandish shapes in fumed oak artistic.
Philippe Starck studio with high ceilings, floor-to-ceiling glass windows and dark fumed oak wood floors throughout.
At other times, the descriptive writing overreaches: "his aircraft carrier sized desk looked as though it had been hand carved from a single chunk of fumed oak by Irish nuns who'd fled the famine.