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waney

[wey-nee] /ˈweɪ ni/
adjective, wanier, waniest.
1.
wany (def 1).
2.
(of a timber) having a wane or wanes.
Origin
1655-1665
1655-65; wane + -y1
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  • At this point the piece is described as rough sawn and waney edged.
  • Places of obvious repair show that care has been taken to match materials, such as in-kind replacement of waney-edged siding.
  • It is a large rectangular structure with waney-edge siding and gabled roof.

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