tiger maple


Definition of tiger maple

: maple lumber having a distinct irregularly striped pattern and much used for furniture

Examples of tiger maple in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web For the breakfast nook, Maloney commissioned a tiger maple table from Holmes Fine Furniture in Sheffield. Marni Elyse Katz, BostonGlobe.com, "Rehabbing an Arts and Crafts-style stunner in Harvard Square," 5 Sep. 2019

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First Known Use of tiger maple

1952, in the meaning defined above

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“Tiger maple.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tiger%20maple. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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