Waddy-wood

Waddy-wood
дерево (Acacia peuce; с очень тёмной твёрдой древесиной; произрастает в засушливых внутренних р-нах австралийского материка)

Australia and New Zealand. English-Russian dictionary of regional studies. 2014.

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  • Waddy Butler Wood — (1869 January 25, 1944) was a prominent Washington, DC based American architect of the early 20th century. Although Wood designed and remodeled numerous private residences, his reputation rested primarily on his larger commissions, such as banks …   Wikipedia

  • Waddy — Wad dy, n.; pl. {Waddies}. [Written also {waddie}, {whaddie}.] [Native name. Thought by some to be a corrup. of E. wood.] [Australia] 1. An aboriginal war club. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. A piece of wood; stick; peg; also, a walking stick. [Webster …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Waddy — A Waddy, nulla nulla or hunting stick is an Australian Aboriginal war club. The former name comes from the Dharuk Aborigines of Port Jackson, Sydney[1]. A waddy is a heavy club constructed of carved timber. Waddies have been used in hand to hand… …   Wikipedia

  • waddy — /ˈwɒdi / (say wodee) noun (plural waddies) 1. an Aboriginal heavy wooden war club: *When later they walked through the bush, Murra, carrying his spears, his woomera, his waddy, stone knife and stone axe, led the way. –hyllus maris and sonia borg …  

  • waddy — n. (pl. ies) 1 an Australian Aboriginal s war club. 2 Austral. & NZ any club or stick. Etymology: Aboriginal, perh. f. WOOD …   Useful english dictionary

  • 1234 (Ronnie Wood album) — Infobox Album | Name = 1234 Type = Album Artist = Ronnie Wood Released = 2 September 1981 Recorded = Genre = Rock Length = Label = Columbia Records Producer = Ron Wood and Andy Johns Reviews = *Allmusic rating|2|5… …   Wikipedia

  • Edward W. Donn, Jr. — Edward Wilton Donn, Jr. (1868 1953) was a Washington, DC based American architect of the early 20th century. Donn was most famous for his association with Waddy Wood as part of the architure firm Wood, Donn Deming (see Waddy Wood for a… …   Wikipedia

  • List of Acacia species — Several cladistic analyses have shown that the genus Acacia is not monophyletic. While the subg. Acacia and subg. Phyllodineae are monophyletic, subg. Aculeiferum is not. This subgenus consists of three clades.Therefore, the following list of… …   Wikipedia

  • Trochocarpa laurina —   Trochocarpa laurina …   Wikipedia Español

  • waddywood — /ˈwɒdiwʊd/ (say wodeewood) noun 1. any of various trees yielding a hard wood. 2. a slender erect tree, Acacia peuce, with dense timber with a dark red core; found in a small area of alluvial flats in south eastern NT. Also, waddy wood.… …  

  • Denistone, New South Wales — Denistone Sydney, New South Wales Gordon Crescent, Denistone railway station Population …   Wikipedia


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