Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Wood

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_12864

\wüd\ adj [ME, fr. OE wōd insane; akin to OHGr wuot madness] (before 12c) The hard, fibrous substance which composes the trunk and branches of a tree, lying between the pith and bark.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA