reaction wood

noun

Definition of reaction wood

: wood (as compression wood, tension wood) that develops abnormally by reason of varying factors (as atypical gravitational pull)

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“Reaction wood.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/reaction%20wood. Accessed 7 Aug. 2022.

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