from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A growth ring formed during a single year.

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  • noun The layer of wood, observed as one of many concentric rings when cut, formed during one year of a plant's growth

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

  • noun an annual formation of wood in plants as they grow


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