Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
the wood of any of various fruit trees, used in furniture, paneling, etc.
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
The wood of any of several fruit-bearing trees, such as the apple, cherry, or pear, used especially in cabinetmaking.