How to use Heartwood in a sentence

heartwood
  • The wood when young is white, but old heartwood is yellow or brownish.

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  • The heartwood varies in colour from dark brown to pale yellowishbrown; hard, close-grained, and little liable to split accidentally, it is, for a hard wood, easy to work.

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  • A variety of the spruce, abounding in some parts of Nor way, produces a red heartwood, not easy to distinguish from that of the Norway B pine (Scotch fir), and imported with it into England as "red deal" or "pine."

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  • The larch, from its lofty straight trunk and the high quality of its wood, is one of the most important of coniferous trees; its growth is extremely rapid, the stem attaining a large size in from sixty to eighty years, while the tree yields good useful timber at forty or fifty; it forms firm heartwood at an early age, and the sapwood is less perishable than that of the firs, rendering it more valuable in the young state.

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  • Wet decaying heartwood Heartwood is the dead material at the center of a tree or branch.

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  • The timber has a rich red heartwood similar in color to mahogany and is seldom stained.

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  • A huge crack had opened up along the length of the trunk exposing the pale heartwood.

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  • Lowland Wood Pasture, Parkland & Mature Trees Mature trees are those which are old enough to be hollow or contain rotting heartwood.

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  • The key lies in the way in which growth rings change from being juvenile sapwood to becoming mature heartwood in later life.

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  • He has used only the heartwood of the oak trunk for this sculpture, the sap wood having been cut away.

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  • It has light yellow sapwood and a brown heartwood.

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  • The stressing is achieved as the inner sapwood shrinks as it dries and becomes heartwood.

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  • Heartwood Guitar provides a chord chart for each chord in the song, along with the basic tabs.

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  • For this reason, cedar panel siding made primarily of heartwood fetches a premium price.

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  • For exterior applications, clear siding ranges from top grade heartwood to B grade wood.

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  • Grade A and top grade heartwood siding can only use pieces of wood that have an excellent appearance.

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  • The heartwood of the finer kinds of Scotch fir is of a deep brownish-red colour, abounding in the resin to which its durability is probably due.

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  • Heartwood Guitar - Heartwood Guitar is a clean, well-organized site that provides easy to read, accurate transcriptions.

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  • Heartwood Guitar - Heartwood Guitar is a great site that has tons of great free chords for some of the most popular songs around.

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  • Older wood is more potent than newly formed cedar, making the heartwood the most desirable part for exterior use.

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