Definition of pulpwood in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈpəlpwo͝od/


Wood suitable for making into pulp for making paper.
Example sentences
  • Restoration of longleaf pine ecosystems in the Southeast involves removal of large volumes of timber suitable for pulpwood.
  • Today, top grade oak timber is increasingly hard to find, with borer-perforated trees more suitable for paper or pulpwood.
  • So the part of their business that they're growing is pulp sales - pulpwood.

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Syllabification: pulp·wood

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