cordwood

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noun cord·wood \ˈkȯrd-ˌwu̇d\

Definition of cordwood

  1. :  wood piled or sold in cords

Circa 1639

First Known Use of cordwood

circa 1639


CORDWOOD Defined for English Language Learners

cordwood

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noun cord·wood \ˈkȯrd-ˌwu̇d\

Definition of cordwood for English Language Learners

  • : wood used for fires that is piled or sold in cords (sense 4)

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