Pronunciation: (kôrd'wood"), [key]
1. wood stacked in cords for use as fuel.
2. logs cut to a length of 4 feet (1.2 meters) to facilitate stacking in cords.
3. trees intended for timber but of a quality suitable only for fuel.
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