Definition of applewood in English:

applewood

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

  • The timber of the apple tree, used in carpentry and to smoke food.
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    • 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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