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- n. oak that has been exposed to ammonia fumes to darken its color.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- Oak given a weathered appearance by exposure in an air-tight compartment to fumes of ammonia from uncorked cans, being first given a coat of filler.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. oak given a weathered appearance by exposure to fumes of ammonia; used for cabinetwork
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