late wood


late wood
summerwood.
[1925-30]

* * *


Universalium. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • late|wood — «LAYT WUD», noun. = summerwood. (Cf. ↑summerwood) …   Useful english dictionary

  • late wood — summerwood. [1925 30] * * * late wood noun (botany) The wood formed in the later part of a growth ring, usu having smaller, thicker walled cells than the early wood • • • Main Entry: ↑late …   Useful english dictionary

  • Wood drying — (also seasoning lumber or timber seasoning) refers to reducing the moisture content of wood prior to its use. For some purposes wood is not dried at all (it is used green ) [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Green wood] . Often the wood needs to be in …   Wikipedia

  • Wood as a medium — As a contemporary artistic medium, wood is used in traditional and modern styles, and is an excellent medium for new art. Wood is used in forms of sculpture, craft, and decoration including chip carving, wood burning, and marquetry. Wood offers a …   Wikipedia

  • Wood-Carving — • Discusses the branch of wood carving dealing with artistic objects, belonging either to plastic (as statues, crucifixes, and similar carvings), or to industrial art (as arabesques and rosettes), and which serve mainly for the ornamentation of… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Wood Stork — Pond, Tampa Bay, FL   …   Wikipedia

  • Wood — /wood/, n. 1. Grant, 1892 1942, U.S. painter. 2. Leonard, 1860 1927, U.S. military doctor and political administrator. * * * I Hard, fibrous material formed by the accumulation of secondary xylem produced by the vascular cambium. It is the… …   Universalium

  • Late medieval philosophy, 1350–1500 — Zénon Kaluza INTRODUCTION No fact in philosophical or other history underlies the commonlymade division of fourteenth century philosophy around the year 1350, except perhaps the Black Death of 1348–9, which overcame the Oxford masters and… …   History of philosophy

  • Wood mouse — Conservation status Least Concern …   Wikipedia

  • Wood Badge (Boy Scouts of America) — Wood Badge was introduced to the United States by Baden Powell and the first course was held in 1936 at the Mortimer L. Schiff Scout Reservation, the Boy Scouts of America national training center until 1979. [cite web title = History of Wood… …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.