Comb-grained | Article about comb-grained by The Free Dictionary
edge-grained, comb-grained, quartersawn, rift-grained, vertical-grained
Descriptive of wood sawn so that the annual rings intersect the wide face at an angle of 45° or more.
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"In our market we sell more rift cut red oak than quartered red and white." Popular high-end looks for red oak include the comb-grained
and button or snowflake figures.