corkwood: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (kôrk'wood"), [key]
— n.
  1. a stout shrub or small tree, Leitneria floridana, having light green deciduous leaves, woolly catkins, and a drupaceous fruit.
  2. any of certain trees and shrubs yielding a light and porous wood, as the balsa.
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