bird peck

bird peck

A small spot or hole in wood usually caused by a woodpecker. Subsequent tree growth develops distorted grain around the injury.
References in classic literature ?
He did but peck, as a bird pecks with his bill, and yet a man dropped dead.
3 = rough heavy plated) BPK Coded 1 if occluded bird peck was present on the tree bole; 0 otherwise DBH Diameter at breast height (in) GROWTH Number of sudden increases/decreases in radial growth over the life of the tree from growth ring analysis (number) GRS_VOL Gross volume of tree, lumber tally (board feet) HT Total height (ft) SWEEP Departure to the nearest inch in the bottom one-third of the tree SHK_VOL Volume of lumber containing ring shake (board feet) Table 2.
Fake Reaction ITV2, 10pm Kerr-azy quiz in which captains Joe Swash and Ellie Taylor and celeb guests have to keep poker faces as they put themselves through mostly horrible ordeals, like having an electric shock, a bird peck food off their head, a leg wax, or sharing a tent with two large naturists.
With a hand lens you can clearly see them drying and falling - no sign of squirrel bites, bird pecks, or slug trails to be seen.
Transmission: Raw or uncooked meat (especially poultry), unpasteurised milk, bird pecked milk on doorsteps, untreated water and domestic pets with diarrhoea.
The bird pecked at her hand and cheek, drawing blood.
HIDDEN HORROR: The windowless chicken factory at Wrawby Farm; SHOCKING: A bird pecks at a carcass; GRUESOME: Bloody remains on floor; BUCKETS OF CRUELTY: Densely packed sheds are the reality behind KFC's cheerful image; KINDER: Veggie alternative
The bird pecks furiously on the snake's head, stabbing it with its sharp beak.
When a bird pecks a nest hole in a living pine tree, gooey sap oozes out.
A life-size kiwi bird pecks the top of a corner bookshelf.
With a hand lens you can clearly see them drying and falling - yet there's no sign of squirrel bites, bird pecks, or slug trails to be seen.