wood fibre


wood fibre
noun fibre obtained from wood and used especially in the manufacture of paper.

English new terms dictionary. 2014.

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  • wood fibre — most important elemnt in pulp and paper …   English contemporary dictionary

  • wood pulp — ► NOUN ▪ wood fibre reduced chemically or mechanically to pulp and used in the manufacture of paper …   English terms dictionary

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  • wood — n. 1 a a hard fibrous material that forms the main substance of the trunk or branches of a tree or shrub. b this cut for timber or for fuel, or for use in crafts, manufacture, etc. 2 (in sing. or pl.) growing trees densely occupying a tract of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Wood preservation — All measures that are taken to ensure a long life of wood fall under the definition wood preservation (timber treatment). Apart from structural wood preservation measures, there are a number of different (chemical) preservatives and processes… …   Wikipedia

  • wood wool — n. long and fine wood shavings; wood fibre which is not compressed and prepared in a special manner for surgical dressings …   English contemporary dictionary

  • wood pulp — noun wood fibre reduced chemically or mechanically to pulp and used in the manufacture of paper …   English new terms dictionary