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BIRD PECK [1 record]

Record 1 2008-03-07


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

In wood, a small hole or patch of distorted grain, sometimes associated with discoloration; attributed to pecking by birds.


  • Xylologie (Étude des bois)

Petite cavité ou légère courbure dans le fil du bois marquée parfois par des colorations anormales, attribuables aux becs d'oiseaux.


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