lemonwood


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lemonwood

(ˈlɛmənˌwʊd)
n
(Plants) a small tree, Pittosporum eugenioides, of New Zealand having a white bark and lemon-scented flowers
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Noun1.lemonwood - hard tough elastic wood of the lemonwood tree; used for making bows and fishing rods
lemon-wood, lemonwood tree, lemon-wood tree, Psychotria capensis, lemonwood - South African evergreen having hard tough wood
wood - the hard fibrous lignified substance under the bark of trees
2.lemonwood - South African evergreen having hard tough wood
genus Psychotria, Psychotria - tropical chiefly South American shrubs and trees
lemonwood - hard tough elastic wood of the lemonwood tree; used for making bows and fishing rods
tree - a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
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Tree species include karaka (Corynocarpus laevigatas), mahoe (Melicytus ramiflorus), broadleaf (Griselinia littoralis), lemonwood (Pittosporum eugeniodes) and coastal tree daisy (Olearia solandri), and shrubs include taupata (Coprosma repens), tauhinu (Ozothamnus leptophyllus) and flax (Phormium tenax).
Notes: A pre-proposal conference will be held on April 11, 2016 at 10:00am, in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 209 Lemonwood Dr., Castle Hills, TX 78213.
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About 8:30 a.m., I set out on foot with my Ben Pearson lemonwood longbow.
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In the 1950's, after advancing from bows and arrows fashioned from the bamboo hedge next to my parent's house to a lemonwood bow purchased at a hardware store, I learned there was such a thing as an archery shop.
She'd take it from the tabernacle, part the silk wrapper, and show me the inscrutable cross-hatchings, pages smelling of lemonwood. Over dinner, we enjoyed watercolors of Mangiare, for which he named cities after Italian dishes, and created the region called Pasta, composed of twenty-five provinces, commemorated on festive stamps to philatelic standards, properly perforated.
From here you can either continue upwards to a boudoir, rising half a storey and lined with yellow lemonwood, or to the dining room above the high drawing room.
Do not let The thought of her in yellow, lithe and sleek As lemonwood, mislead you where the curtains, Romping like spinnakers which taste the wind, Bellying out and lifting till the sill Has shipped a drench of sunlight, then subsiding, Both warm and cool the love-bed.