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fiddleback, cross figure, cross fire, ripple figure

Abrupt, curly figures in wood, particularly maple and mahogany, caused by undulations in fiber alignment.
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Publications, 1960; original publisher, NY: Fiddleback Music Publishing Co., 1976.
The leather and stitching is perfect - in our yellow beast the thread even matches - and there's a new veneer fitted called Dark Fiddleback Eucalyptus.
Inside the cabin, an Eliade cloth headlining, new contemporary Dark Fiddleback Eucalyptus veneers, optional two-tone leather colour split and short centre console continue the fresh, sporting design theme.
He has published creative nonfiction and essays in the Journal of the American Medical Association, the New Atlantis, the Chronicle Review and the Fiddleback.
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The parish priests wear cassocks, birettas, and fiddleback vestments, and they know what to do with an amice, maniple, and cincture.
In the elevator lobby, for example, visitors will be greeted with warm and inviting light, a soothing stone tile floor and a soft colored wood ceiling while in the waiting room, which will be uniquely lit with a variety of medium/high level light fixtures, patients can appreciate an intricate 50-foot-long by 9-foot-high feature wall of Anigre Quartered Fiddleback wood paneling and back lit glass.
A ZENA SAYS: This Ashley dining set with a 76cm diameter table and two Yorkshire Fiddleback chairs costs pounds 173.98 from (0845 062 2233).
The genus is known by the common names of violin, fiddleback, and recluse spiders in North America because of the darkly pigmented pattern on the anterior carapace (Fig.
From Fiddleback Whittlers to Congress and Canoe designs, this style has grabbed the boomers who want to listen to these knives "walk and talk" and remember their youth.
For the body and neck, he found a fine fiddleback curly maple full of texture, beauty and richness.
Also known as a "fiddleback" or "violin spider," the half- to l-inch-long recluse has a distinctive yellowish-orange head topped by a brown, violin-shaped marking.