[ awr-inj-wood, or- ]
/ ˈɔr ɪndʒˌwʊd, ˈɒr- /
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THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
Question 1 of 8
Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Words nearby orangewood
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Example sentences from the Web for orangewood
Lloyd wants to get ever so many things to take home,—bead belts and moccasins, and things made out of cactus and orangewood.The Little Colonel in Arizona|Annie Fellows Johnston
British Dictionary definitions for orangewood
/ (ˈɒrɪndʒˌwʊd) /
- the hard fine-grained yellowish wood of the orange tree
- (as modifier)an orangewood table
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