Definition of well-timbered

1a : well braced or strengthened by timbers a well-timbered house a well-timbered mine
b : strongly made or put together : having a good structure or constitution a well-timbered horse
2 : having a good quantity of growing timber a well-timbered tract of land

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First Known Use of well-timbered

13th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Well-timbered.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/well-timbered. Accessed 21 Feb. 2020.

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