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fumed

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adjective
darkened or colored by exposure to ammonia fumes, as oak and other wood.
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Origin of fumed

First recorded in 1605–15; fume + -ed2
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British Dictionary definitions for fumed

fumed
/ (fjuːmd) /

adjective
(of wood, esp oak) having a dark colour and distinctive grain from exposure to ammonia fumes
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