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Definition of the noun alburnum

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noun - plural: alburnums

  1. sapwood; the thin white layer between the bark and wood of a tree

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Google previewCultural Heritage and Aerobiology (2013)

Methods and Measurement Techniques for Biodeterioration Monitoring by Paolo Mandrioli, Giulia Caneva, Cristina Sabbioni

the one that is still physiologically active, is called alburnum or sapwood, while the inner part, which is no longer active, ...

Google previewHow it Works (2003)

Science and Technology by Marshall Cavendish Corporation

Altogether, the alburnum is a less desirable product than the duramen. Until recent years, alburnum was used for packaging materials — such as boxes and crates — but was rarely used for anything more permanent. However, with the rising ...

Google previewBritish Encyclopedia (1821)

Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences, Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge by William Nicholson

The solid parts of the trunk of the plant are the cortex, or outer bark; the liber, or inner bark; the alburnum, or soft wood; lignum or hard wood; and medulla, or pitch. These lie in concentric circles; and the trunk enlarges, by the formation of a new ...

Google previewA Botanical Dictionary (1805)

Or, Elements of Systematic and Philosophical Botany by Colin Milne

It is these innermost beds that form the body of the wood properly so called : the outer beds, which are of a much softer texture; and frequently of a different colour, being called alburnum, which is only another term for tender imperfect wood, ...

Google previewThe British encyclopedia, or, Dictionary of arts and sciences (1809)

by William Nicholson

The solid parts of the trunk of the plant are the cortex, or outer bark ; the liber, or inner bark ; the alburnum, or soft wood ; lignum, or hard wood ; and medulla, or pith. These lie in concentric circles ; and the trunk enlarges, by the formation of a ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica (1823)

Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature, Enlarged and Improved

ALBURNUM, the soft white ...

Google previewThe New Werner Twentieth Century Edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica (1906)

A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature, Science, History, Geography, Commerce, Biography, Discovery and Invention... with New American Supplement, Complete in Thirty Volumes

ALBION—ALBURNUM. ALCORN—ALDEN. 122 tories, and stone-quarries, and it is the center of a large fruit-growing district. This village is the seat of Phipps Union Seminary, the Albion Academy and a Roman Catholic college. Population ...

Google previewAmerican Edition of the British Encyclopedia (1821)

Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences ; Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge by William Nicholson

The solid parts of the trunk of the plant are the cortex, or outer bark ; the liber, or inner bark; the alburnum, or soft wood; lignum or hard wood ; and medulla, or pitch. These lie in concentric circles ; and the trunk enlarges, by the formation of a ...

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Alburnum Meaning

Video shows what alburnum means. sapwood, the soft, newer wood in the trunk of a tree found between the bark and the hardened heartwood, it is often paler in ...

Scrabble value of A1L1B3U1R1N1U1M3

The value of this 8-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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