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limewood

[lahym-woo d]
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noun
  1. the wood of a linden.

Origin of limewood

First recorded in 1725–35; lime3 + wood1
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Historical Examples

  • He got up suddenly, turned to his limewood writing-table and began searching for something on it.

    The Possessed

    Fyodor Dostoevsky