- the tough protective outer sheath of the trunk, branches, and twigs of a tree or woody shrub；the bark of a tree used for tanning leather, making dyestuffs, or as a mulch in gardening
- strip the bark from (a tree or piece of wood)；scrape the skin off (one's shin) by accidentally hitting it against something hard
verb: bark, 3rd person present: barks, gerund or present participle: barking, past tense: barked, past participle: barked
- 1. the tough protective outer sheath of the trunk, branches, and twigs of a tree or woody shrub:
beavers feed on leaves and the living bark of trees
- 2. the bark of a tree used for tanning leather, making dyestuffs, or as a mulch in gardening:
top-dress lime-hating shrubs with bark
- 3. thin sheets of chocolate topped with ingredients such as nuts, candy, and dried fruit and broken into irregularly shaped pieces:
white chocolate bark studded with cranberries and pistachios
there's always room for another piece of peppermint bark
- 1. strip the bark from (a tree or piece of wood):
they had to be barked by hand, you couldn't peel them the way you can newly cut wood
- 2. scrape the skin off (one's shin) by accidentally hitting it against something hard:
it's pitch black—I barked my shin and took a tumble in a nettle bed
- 3. tan or dye (leather or other materials) using the tannins found in bark.
BARK STATEMENT (Bark is the external natural layer covering... usig the timber or ISPM 15 statements. A bark statement is required for all timber packaging/dunnage ...
已下出自維基百科全書 (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Birch_bark) birch bark也可寫做 birchbark, 是樺樹的樹皮. 從史前時代開始, 人們就喜歡拿它...
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