Definitions

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  • n. The wood of the beech tree.
  • n. A wood largely populated with beech trees.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. wood of any of various beech trees; used for flooring and containers and plywood and tool handles

Etymologies

beech +‎ wood (Wiktionary)

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  • The narrow lounge—created by Osman Cakir , an Istanbul native and antique collector who also owns the bar Turks and Frogs next door—has a curved ceiling, bronzed luggage racks and beechwood panels to evoke a European train car.

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  • Where can I pick up a piece of beechwood like that?

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  • To help us grasp the significance of mating this corporate odd couple, Ms. MacIntosh spends roughly the first third of "Dethroning the King" introducing the reader to the Busch clan, a family so beechwood aged in their own history that newborn male Busch babies are anointed with five drops of Budweiser on their lips after delivery.

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  • I stand and jot down my notes on tall scraps of beechwood paper that are long and short.

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  •   I make my notes and report my story on strips on beechwood gathered from the place.

    Ioh

  • In a tongue-in-cheek article, Scoopertino introduces the iHand, crafted from European beechwood and available in a range of skintones, from Caucasian to "Kermit."

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  • The latter is a doppelbock, an extra strong lager that measures a formidable 8 percent alcohol by volume, made with malt kilned over oak instead of the usual beechwood.

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  • A real book is parchment*, scrolled onto beechwood; hand inscribed in oak-gall ink.

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  • Books in large wide open shelves of beechwood, built by a local artisan; books in a large antique bookcase with doors that were like fretted screens, so that the books behind them looked as if they were in a kind of beautiful prison; books behind glass and in sandalwood chests.

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