honeycombing


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honeycombing

[′hən·ē‚kōm·iŋ]
(materials)
Internal fiber separation in drying timber.
Local roughness and weakening on the face of a concrete wall due to segregation of the concrete, with the result that there is little sand to fill in between the stone aggregate.

honeycombing

Checks or splits that develop inside a piece of wood during drying; usually not visible on the surface.