duramen definition

  • noun:
    • Botany See heartwood.
    • heartwood
    • The heartwood of an exogenous tree.
    • In botany, the central wood or heart-wood when you look at the trunk area of an exogenous tree.
    • the older sedentary main wood of a tree or woody plant; frequently darker and denser versus surrounding sapwood
    • Botany See heartwood.
    • heartwood
    • The heartwood of an exogenous tree.
    • In botany, the main wood or heart-wood into the trunk area of an exogenous tree.
    • the older inactive central lumber of a tree or woody plant; generally darker and denser versus surrounding sapwood

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