terra-cotta lumber

noun

Definition of terra-cotta lumber

: a very porous earthenware that is easy to pierce or cut and will hold nails driven into it

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“Terra-cotta lumber.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/terra-cotta%20lumber. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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