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applewood Syllabification: ap·ple·wood
Pronunciation: /ˈapəlˌwo͝od/

Definition of applewood in English:


The timber of the apple tree, used in carpentry and to smoke food.
Example sentences
  • There are 34 full-color photographs of beautiful gages made of ebony, rosewood, boxwood, mahogany, cherry, applewood, whalebone, ivory etc.
  • Some of the more exotic, smoked flavors, including hickory and applewood, are express-smoked under pressure in a controlled-combustion smoke chamber.
  • Jackie said: ‘David uses traditional methods and hand tools to make the furniture which is mainly in English oak, though he does work with elm, applewood and others.’
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