olive wood


Definition of olive wood

1 : the wood of the olive tree
b : the wood of the olive plum
3 : American-grown black ash especially when quartersawed for veneer
4 : a grayish yellowish brown that is darker and slightly redder than deer and slightly redder and darker than acorn

called also brun doré, collie

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“Olive wood.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/olive%20wood. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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