wood-wool

noun

Definition of wood-wool

: fine wood shavings or prepared wood fibers used for surgical dressings, as a substitute for hair in plaster, and as a packing and insulating material

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“Wood-wool.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wood-wool. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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