Definition of Corkwoods

1. Noun. (plural of corkwood) ¹



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Definition of Corkwoods

1. corkwood [n] - See also: corkwood

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Corkwoods

corkscrew flower
corkscrew oesophagus
corkscrewed
corkscrewing
corkscrewlike
corkscrews
corkscrewy
corktree
corktrees
corkwing
corkwings
corkwood
corkwood family
corkwood tree
corkwoods (current term)
corky
corm
cormel
cormels
cormidia
cormidium
cormlike
cormogeny
cormoid
cormophyta
cormophyte
cormophytes
cormorant
cormorants

Literary usage of Corkwoods

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1. The Bookman (1897)
"The road to Ronda lies through the corkwoods of Ximena, leaving St. Roque on the right hand ; such at least was the path selected by ..."

2. The English Illustrated Magazine (1900)
"... discharging firearms that are safer undischarged, and generally making day hideous in the usually peaceful swamps and corkwoods that fringe the marsh of ..."

3. Life, Letters, and Diaries of Sir Stafford Northcote, First Earl of Iddesleigh by Andrew Lang (1890)
"Yachting life not thoughtful—Gibraltar—The Spanish pride—corkwoods—A picnic—Malta—Port Said—Nubar Pasha—The French Empress—Illuminations—The Canal and the ..."

4. India Revisited by Edwin Arnold (1886)
"Tarifa, its white fortress and pharos backed by corkwoods and the rocks and ravines of yellow hills. On the other hand rise the spurs of Atlas, ..."

5. The Knights of England, France, and Scotland by Henry William Herbert (1852)
"... plunging into the shade of the dense corkwoods which clothed the whole descent, followed the steep and zigzag path, by which he hoped ere long to reach ..."

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