Seasoned Wood


Seasoned Wood
  Wood, used for fuel, that has been air dried so that it contains 15 to 20 percent moisture content (wet basis).

Energy terms . 2014.

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  • Wood drying — (also seasoning lumber or timber seasoning) refers to reducing the moisture content of wood prior to its use. For some purposes wood is not dried at all (it is used green ) [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Green wood] . Often the wood needs to be in …   Wikipedia

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  • seasoned — adj. spiced; veteran, experienced; dried, hardened sea·son || sɪːzn n. one of the four quarters of the year (winter, spring, summer, autumn); period of time characterized by a certain quality or event; time v. spice, flavor; accustom,… …   English contemporary dictionary


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