Definition of Candlewood

1. Noun. Any of several resinous trees or shrubs often burned for light.




Definition of Candlewood

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Candlewood

candler
candlers
candles
candleshine
candleshines
candlesnuffer
candlesnuffers
candlestick
candlestick tulip
candlesticklike
candlesticks
candlewaster
candlewasters
candlewick
candlewicks
candlewood (current term)
candlewoods
candling
candock
candocks
candor
candors
candour
candours
candrabindu
candrabindus
candroy
candroys
candy

Literary usage of Candlewood

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1. The Book of Woodcraft and Indian Lore by Ernest Thompson Seton (1921)
"PINUS B/QIDA PITCH PINE, TORCH PINE, SAP PINE, candlewood PINE. (Pinus rigida) A small tree, rarely 75 feet high; evergreen; leaves 3 to 5 inches long and ..."

2. History of Hadley: Including the Early History of Hatfield, South Hadley by Sylvester Judd, Lucius Manlius Boltwood, George Sheldon (1905)
"CHAPTER XXVI Equivalent Land—New Towns—Land Speculation—Tar and Turpentine—candlewood —Scarcity of Timber—Floating timber down the Connecticut—Logs on the ..."

3. Ipswich in the Massachusetts Bay Colony by Thomas Franklin Waters, Ipswich Historical Society, Sarah Goodhue, John Wise (1917)
"In the candlewood district, James Burnham, as his inventory revealed in 1737, owned a negro man and an old negro woman. The man was appraised at £100 but ..."

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