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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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tannin-rich tree

Usage examples (28)
  • The word "quebracho" (pronounced KAYBRATSHO) signifies axe-breaking, and even modern tools do not retain their edge long when working on this wood.
  • It is called the quebracho tree.
  • A quebracho log will not float upon water, but will sink like iron.
  • Steer hide, quebracho tanned (heavy leather) 11.7 1.6 11.2 43.1 32.4 for more
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