Definition of rough timber in English:

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rough timber


Partly dressed timber, having only the branches removed.
Example sentences
  • With the discovery of gold, mining became a major consumer of firewood and rough timber.
  • The room was small and plain with walls made up of rough timber, but it gave a homely feeling to Hika.
  • Half a dozen lengths of rough timber were held together by the remnants of his copper roll.

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Syllabification: rough tim·ber

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