from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as lacebark, 3.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Any of several types of wood that has a coarse texture, but especially that from several varieties of sycamore

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

  • noun variably colored and sometimes variegated hard tough elastic wood of a sycamore tree


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