What is another word for gumwood?

15 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ ɡˈʌmwʊd], [ ɡˈʌmwʊd], [ ɡ_ˈʌ_m_w_ʊ_d]

Gumwood is a type of wood commonly used in the construction industry due to its durable nature. This hardwood is known for its resistance to rotting and insect infestations, making it a popular choice for outdoor furniture and decking. The word gumwood may also be referred to as blue gum or eucalyptus, as it is derived from the eucalyptus tree species. Some other synonyms for gumwood include Tasmanian oak, ironbark, and jarrah. These types of wood also share similar characteristics to gumwood, including durability and strength. When selecting wood for a project, it's important to consider the species and grade to ensure the best quality outcome.

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What are the hypernyms for Gumwood?

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What are the hyponyms for Gumwood?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for gumwood (as nouns)

What are the holonyms for Gumwood?

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Usage examples for Gumwood

Instead the group pushed on until the trees were reached; a brief stop was made near the mouth of a wide trail at that point while gumwood branches were found and ignited, and once more the column took up the march.
"The Return of Tharn"
Howard Carleton Browne
Quickly Tharn propped the torch of gumwood against a tree bole and dragged the two corpses into the brush.
"The Return of Tharn"
Howard Carleton Browne
When the signal was given, the spirited Cape steeds tore away, dashing from side to side, while Madame Bertrand screamed loudly to Archambaud to stop, though without avail, until the carriage ran into a gumwood tree.
"Napoleon's Young Neighbor"
Helen Leah Reed

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