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A stupid person; a blockhead.

wood′en-head′ed adj.
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informal a dull, foolish, or unintelligent person
ˌwoodenˈheaded adj
ˌwoodenˈheadedness n
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(ˈwʊd nˌhɛd)

a stupid person; blockhead.
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