masur birch

noun
ma·sur birch | \ˈmä|zə(r)-, ˈmā|'\

Definition of masur birch 

: birch with a mottled figure cut from knotty trunks and used especially for veneers

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History and Etymology for masur birch

partial translation of Swedish masurbjörk, from masur veined wood + björk birch; akin to Old High German masar gnarled excrescence on a tree

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