earlywood

noun
ear·​ly·​wood | \ ˈər-lē-ˌwu̇d How to pronounce earlywood (audio) \

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First Known Use of earlywood

1893, in the meaning defined above

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“Earlywood.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/earlywood. Accessed 23 May. 2022.

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