"leatherwood" Definition

  1. n. A small branching shrub (Dirca palustris), with a white, soft wood, and a tough, leathery bark, common in damp woods in the Northern United States; -- called also moosewood, and wicopy.

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Position in dictionary: 56529 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "leatherwood": 1
Words that end with "leatherwood": 1
Words that contain "leatherwood": 1
Next words in dictionary: leathery, leave, leave-taking, leaved, leaveless, leaven, leavened, leavening, leavenous, leaver
Previous words in dictionary: leatherneck, leathern, leathering, leatherhead, leatherette, leatheret, leathered, leatherback, leather, leat

English Dictionary Definition of leatherwood

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