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plywood

Syllabification: ply·wood
Pronunciation: /ˈplīˌwo͝od
 
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Definition of plywood in English:

noun

A type of strong thin wooden board consisting of two or more layers glued and pressed together with the direction of the grain alternating, and usually sold in sheets of four by eight feet.
Example sentences
  • The units are made of plywood with a maple veneer, and are attached to the wall studs.
  • Yesterday, the street remained closed and plywood boards were put up on barriers on all roads leading into the street.
  • Survivors are jammed together in windowless plywood barracks hurriedly built by the army.

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