an engraving on wood.
an engraving in wood
a print taken from a wood block
(transitive) to print (a design, ill-stration, etc) from a wood engraving
any of three oily, colorless, water-insoluble, flammable, toxic, isomeric liquids, c 8 h 10 , of the benzene series, obtained mostly from coal tar: used chiefly in the manufacture of dyes. historical examples the elements of bacteriological technique john william henry eyre a manual of clinical diagnosis james campbell todd handbook of medical entomology william […]
noun word origin
a wood-eating insect.
growing in or living on wood: xylophilous fungi. historical examples chambers’s twentieth century dictionary (part 4 of 4: s-z and supplements) various
noun a large xylophone with an extended range of five octaves