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Origin of alburnum
OTHER WORDS FROM alburnumal·bur·nous, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for alburnum
Darwin possesses the epidermis of poetry but not the cutis; the cortex without the liber, alburnum, lignum, or medulla.Anima Poet|Samuel Taylor Coleridge
This consists in cutting a ring round the tree with axes through the bark and sapwood, or alburnum, into the brown wood beneath.Australia The Dairy Country|Australia Department of External Affairs
It permits the passage of sap and is known as sapwood (Alburnum).The Principal Species of Wood: Their Characteristic Properties|Charles H. (Charles Henry) Snow
The mixture of bark and alburnum was next placed upon a smooth stone, and mashed into a fibre of a yellowish colour.The Forest Exiles|Mayne Reid
A new layer of wood, or rather of alburnum, is added annually to the tree in every part just under the bark.