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the trunk of a tree
a moderate reddish-brown colour
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The main stem of a tree of substantial diameter; capable of yielding timber, veneer logs, and large poles.
Any of various red, yellow, or brown earthy clays consisting chiefly of hydrous aluminum silicates. Also known as bolus; terra miraculosa.
The foundation laid for gold leaf.
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