Leverwood
Leverwood Lev"er*wood` (l[e^]v"[~e]r*w[oo^]d`), n. (Bot.) The American hop hornbeam ({Ostrya Virginica}), a small tree with very tough wood. [1913 Webster]

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  • leverwood — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : hop hornbeam …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ostrya Virginica — Leverwood Lev er*wood (l[e^]v [ e]r*w[oo^]d ), n. (Bot.) The American hop hornbeam ({Ostrya Virginica}), a small tree with very tough wood. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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