wood flour


wood flour
noun
: finely powdered wood or sawdust used chiefly as an adsorbent in dynamite and as a filler in plastics and linoleum — called also wood meal

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wood flour or woodˈmeal noun
A fine powder, made from sawdust and wood waste, used as a filler in many industries, in the manufacture of guncotton and dynamite, and as an absorbent in surgical dressings
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Main Entry:wood

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wood flour,
very fine sawdust, especially that made from pine wood for use as a surgical dressing, in plastics, and in dynamite.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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