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English definition of “wood”


noun  /wʊd/ us  

wood noun (HARD MATERIAL)

[C/U] the hard substance that forms the inside part of the branches and trunk of a tree, used to make things or as a fuel: [C] He makes tables and other things from different kinds of wood.

wood noun (GROUP OF TREES)

[C] woods: Beyond them lay a dense wood.
(Definition of wood from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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