Definition of Ironbark

1. Noun. Any of several unrelated trees that have dark, deeply furrowed bark ¹



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Definition of Ironbark

1. a timber tree [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ironbark

iron perchloride
iron poisoning
iron protoporphyrin
iron putty
iron pyrite
iron pyrites
iron radioisotopes
iron sorbitex
iron sorbitol
iron succinyl milk protein complex
iron sulfate
iron trap
iron tree
iron vitriol
ironable
ironbark (current term)
ironbark tree
ironbarks
ironbound
ironclad
ironclads
irone
ironed
ironed out
ironer
ironers
irones
ironfisted
ironhanded
ironheads

Literary usage of Ironbark

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1. The Indian Forester (1902)
"It is the principal ironbark in that enormous stretch of country between Dubbo and Pilliga, &c., and also forms a part of the ironbark country east of Dubbo ..."

2. Austral English: A Dictionary of Australasian Words, Phrases and Usages with by Edward Ellis Morris (1898)
"ironbark, n. Early settlers gave this name to several large Eucalypts, ... 183 : " It was made out of a piece of bark from a tree called ironbark (nearly as ..."

3. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia by Royal Society of South Australia (1903)
"It is a tree •which requires further investigation, the first work to be undertaken being a list of localities which produce timbers known as "ironbark Box" ..."

4. Wood: A Manual of the Natural History and Industrial Applications of the by George Simonds Boulger (1902)
"Known also as " White, Red " or " Narrow-leaved ironbark," or "Grey Gum. ... Perhaps the most valuable ironbark : much used for sleepers and other railway ..."

5. The Indian Forester (1902)
"It is the principal ironbark in that enormous stretch of country between Dubbo and Pilliga, &c., and also forms a part of the ironbark country east of Dubbo ..."

6. Austral English: A Dictionary of Australasian Words, Phrases and Usages with by Edward Ellis Morris (1898)
"ironbark, n. Early settlers gave this name to several large Eucalypts, ... 183 : " It was made out of a piece of bark from a tree called ironbark (nearly as ..."

7. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia by Royal Society of South Australia (1903)
"It is a tree •which requires further investigation, the first work to be undertaken being a list of localities which produce timbers known as "ironbark Box" ..."

8. Wood: A Manual of the Natural History and Industrial Applications of the by George Simonds Boulger (1902)
"Known also as " White, Red " or " Narrow-leaved ironbark," or "Grey Gum. ... Perhaps the most valuable ironbark : much used for sleepers and other railway ..."

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