limewood

[ lahym-woo d ]
/ ˈlaɪmˌwʊd /
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noun

the wood of a linden.

Origin of limewood

First recorded in 1725–35; lime3 + wood1
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Examples from the Web for limewood

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

    The Possessed|Fyodor Dostoevsky