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European

1. a native or inhabitant of Europe
2. a person of European descent
3. a supporter of the European Union or of political union of the countries of Europe or a part of it
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For the interaction of wood material and adhesive type, the highest result was observed in European oak + PVAc (0.342 N [mm.sup.-2]), while the lowest result was obtained in MDF + PVAc (0.145 N [mm.sup.-2]).
When asked about Hungarian oak, he said that while the company does sell a European oak blend, it is no longer buying oak from Hungary.
It's aged for 13 months in European oak, 25% new barrels.
It's then transferred to a first fill European oak sherry cask to lend a smooth, rich, honeyed character, with sherry notes on the nose, and a fruity, nutty sweetness.
But Mr Foyle said the survey "made no sense" and DNA results now show it's made from native European oak growing between the Pyrenees and Latvia, from where Edward III imported wood for beds.
There has been extensive use of solid European oak and local stone to the interior which retains many original character features.
Similar in color to European oak, American white oak has a light-colored sapwood and light to dark brown heartwood.
The single malts were married in European oak casks to produce just 5,000 cases (or 60,000 bottles, each with 700ml of the whisky in it), which were released last year to commemorate the 80th anniversary of Sir Alexander Walker's creation, the 'swing' bottle, which was special because it didn't topple over even on choppy seas, making it the favourite of the travelling elite of his time.
Instead of leveling, the Raybons lightened up: covering the dark tongue-in-groove ceilings and walls with bright white paint, installing white-oiled European oak floors in
This cabernet sauvignon is aged for 16 months in several types of European oak barrels, lending an "Old World" nuance to the wine; however, the rich floral aromas and ripe, mouth-filling black fruit flavors are all Alexander Valley; stunning.
Holly won the main prize, the Woon Tai Jee Fellowship, for an installation called R:255 G:145 B:175 which is described as consisting of latex, air, aluminium, European oak, aluminium ducting, fan and bolts.
The new range now includes the GlenDronach Virgin Oak Wood Finish, which was initially matured in European oak and thereafter finished its maturation in a very small batch of Virgin Oak, and the GlenDronach Sauternes Wood Finish expression, which was finished in Sauternes wine barrels.

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