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- n. Plural form of firewood.
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Before the caravan came here through the firewoods, they owned us.
I must confess that the income of eighty pounds has somewhat baffled me, and the others are not so exact as I could wish; for the price of washing varies largely in foreign countries, and the different cokes, coals and firewoods fluctuate surprisingly.
Casuarina equisetifolia (nokonoko) and Casuarina vitiense (velau) are both popular firewoods; velau is also utilized in construction where hardness and strength are required.
"On Protheon, they were particular about their firewoods, choosing those which gave off pleasant aromas.