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Record Type: concept
cherry (wood) (prunus (wood), hardwood, ... Materials (Hierarchy Name))

 

Note: General term referring to wood of several species of the genus Prunus native to Asia, Europe, and North America. The close, even-grain wood is strong and smells like roses when freshly cut. It is brownish to light red in color but darkens on exposure. Cherry wood takes a high polish and is valued for instrument cases, furniture, veneers, cabinetry, turnery, and decorative items. It was formerly used for airplane propellers.
 
Terms:
cherry (wood) (preferred,C,U,LC,English-P,D,U,N)
cherry tree (wood) (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
cherry wood (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
kersenhout (C,U,Dutch-P,D,U,U)
kers (hardhout) (C,U,Dutch,AD,U,U)
kersenbomenhout (C,U,Dutch,UF,U,U)
cerisier (bois) (C,U,French-P,D,U,N)
cerezo (madera) (C,U,Spanish-P,D,U,U)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  M.MT

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Materials Facet
Materials Facet
Hierarchy of Materials (Hierarchy Name)
.... Materials (Hierarchy Name) (G)
Hierarchy of materials (matter)
........ materials (matter) (G)
Hierarchy of <materials by origin>
............ <materials by origin> (G)
Hierarchy of biological material
................ biological material (G)
Hierarchy of plant material
.................... plant material (G)
Hierarchy of <wood and wood products>
........................ <wood and wood products> (G)
Hierarchy of wood (plant material)
............................ wood (plant material) (G)
Hierarchy of <wood by composition or origin>
................................ <wood by composition or origin> (G)
Hierarchy of hardwood
.................................... hardwood (G)
Hierarchy of prunus (wood)
........................................ prunus (wood) (G)
Hierarchy of cherry (wood)
............................................ cherry (wood) (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... Hout van verschillende typen kersenbomen die inheems zijn in Europa en de Verenigde Staten. Loopt in kleur uiteen van licht- tot donkerroodachtig met een prachtige glans en is heel geschikt voor het vervaardigen van meubilair. 
Spanish ..... Madera de árboles de varias especies nativas de Europa y Estados Unidos. Varía de color desde rojo claro a oscuro, con hermoso brillo. Muy apreciada para fabricar muebles. 

Related concepts:
derived/made from ....  cherry (plant)
................................  (Prunus (genus), Rosaceae (family), ... Living Organisms (Hierarchy Name)) [300375306]

Sources and Contributors:
cerezo (madera)............  [CDBP-DIBAM Preferred, VP]
.............................  Moliner, Diccionario de uso del español (2004) I:589
cerisier (bois)............  [CHIN Preferred, VP]
.............................  CHIN database (1988-)
cherry (wood)............  [GCI Preferred, VP Preferred]
..........................  AATA database (2002-) 121795 checked 26 January 2012
..........................  Brady and Clauser, Materials Handbook (1977) 170
..........................  CDMARC Subjects: LCSH (1988-)
..........................  Montgomery, American furniture: Federal Period (1966) 37
..........................  National Museum of American Art, Media Thesaurus (1980s)
..........................  Oxford English Dictionary (1989)
..........................  Random House Unabridged Dictionary (1993)
..........................  Stein, Construction Glossary (1980) 173; Cherry (Hardwood)
..........................  Webster's Third New International Dictionary (1961)
cherry tree (wood)............  [VP]
...................................  CDMARC Subjects: LCSH (1988-)
cherry wood............  [VP]
.......................  MFA Conservation and Art Material Encyclopedia Online (2005-)
.......................  Stein, Construction Glossary (1980) 173
kers (hardhout)............  [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.............................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
kersenbomenhout............  [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.............................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
kersenhout............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred]
.......................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
 
Subject: .....  [CDBP-DIBAM, CHIN, GCI, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  AATA database (2002-) 121795 checked 26 January 2012
............  CHIN database (1988-)
............  Encyclopedie materialenkennis (1962)
............  Van Dale groot woordenboek (1999)
............  Wiselius, Houtvademecum (1990)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Brady and Clauser, Materials Handbook (1986) 177
.......... Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-)
.......... MFA Conservation and Art Material Encyclopedia Online (2005-)
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
Spanish .......... [CDBP-DIBAM]
.......... TAA database (2000-)

 

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