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STRAIGHT GRAIN [1 record]

Record 1 2019-06-26

English

Subject field(s)
  • Xylology (The Study of Wood)
  • Woodworking
DEF

A grain in wood characterized by wood fibers that run parallel to the long axis of the piece.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Xylologie (Étude des bois)
  • Travail du bois
CONT

Un fil droit sert à décrire un bois dans lequel les fibres et les autres éléments longitudinaux se placent en parallèle de l'axe de la pièce.

Spanish

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