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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A reddish-brown wood and lumber from the heartwood of the sweet gum tree.

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  • n. reddish-brown wood and lumber from heartwood of the sweet gum tree used to make furniture

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  • Walking sticks of hazelwood or blackthorn, crafted in Ireland, come in a variety of styles from the Hooligan to St. Patrick.

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  • As a replacement for wooden casks, some beech or hazelwood chips may be thrown into the tank for flavor.

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  • The grip was a dowel of hazelwood with shallow finger grooves.

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  • His hands had searched for a certain "feel" of wood, discarding one after another until he found an old hazelwood stick, debarked and bleached nearly white.

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  • Long afterwards I heard that he shot it through the dining-room window on a dart of hazelwood while my aunt and Mrs Cottier were at lunch.

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  • Before the hut lay a long garden-bed, in which the holy youth grew beans in their season, and other vegetables at other times; for it was on these, with nuts from the hazelwood, and grasses of which I know not the names (though he has told me of them many times), with water from the stream, that he sustained his life.

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  • For example, in one corner of the apartment there stood a hazelwood bureau with a bulging body on four grotesque legs — the perfect image of a bear.

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  • "We searched and found a perfectly forked hazelwood stick," Sprave says.

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  • Hazelaid. com was founded two years ago after the owners saw their infant daughter's eczema virtually vanish within two weeks of putting a hazelwood necklace on her.

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