noun Southern U.S.
Origin of lightwood
Examples from the Web for lightwood
Historical Examples of lightwood
This was called candlewood in New England and lightwood in the South.The Historical Child
She bent over and raked the ashes from her cake with a lightwood splinter.The Battle Ground
Although as easy as usual on the surface, Lightwood is not quite as easy as usual below it.
At some loss to fathom Mr Boffin's notions of a tight will, Lightwood felt his way.
Lightwood helped him to some more of that stuff, but it had been cooling, and didn't answer now.