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springwood

[spring-woo d] /ˈsprɪŋˌwʊd/
noun
1.
the part of an annual ring of wood, characterized by large, thin-walled cells, formed during the first part of the growing season.
Also called early wood.
Compare summerwood.
Origin
1515-1525
1515-25; spring + wood1
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British Dictionary definitions for spring wood

springwood

/ˈsprɪŋˌwʊd/
noun
1.
the wood that is produced by a plant in the spring and early summer and consists of large thin-walled xylem cells Compare summerwood
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