corkwood

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noun cork·wood \ˈkȯrk-ˌwu̇d\

Definition of corkwood

  1. :  any of several trees having light or corky wood; especially :  a small or shrubby tree (Leitneria floridana) of the southeastern U.S. that has extremely light soft wood

1756

First Known Use of corkwood

1756

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