a chart tabulating the number of board feet, to the nearest twelfth, contained in pieces of wood one inch thick and of varying standard sizes.
[es-iv] /ˈɛs ɪv/ Grammar adjective 1. noting a case, as in Finnish, whose distinctive function is to indicate a state of being. noun 2. the essive case. adj. 1890, from Finnish essiivi, from Latin esse (see essence).
[es-ling-uh n] /ˈɛs lɪŋ ən/ noun 1. a city in Baden-Württemberg, SW Germany, on the Neckar River. /ˈɛslɪŋən/ noun 1. a town in SW Germany, on the River Neckar: Gothic church, medieval buildings: wines, light industry. Pop: 91 980 (2003 est)
[ih-soin] /ɪˈsɔɪn/ noun 1. (in England) an excuse for nonappearance in a court of law at the prescribed time.
[es-uh-nahyt] /ˈɛs əˌnaɪt/ noun 1. Mineralogy. a variety of grossularite garnet. /ˈɛsəˌnaɪt/ noun 1. a variant spelling of hessonite