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Synonyms for blackwood

very dark wood of any of several blackwood trees

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Buyers were Hugh and Alan Blackwood of the Auldhouseburn flock, Murikirk, Ayrshire.
Chase Blackwood sates himself, that his writing has very much been influenced from his life overseas, his travels to over 50 countries, and the challenges and experiences of the human condition he has witnessed and experienced.
In contrast to previous studies, this work treats Blackwood's as the culmination of a long tradition rather than a starting point.
When the History appeared in London and Edinburgh in 1831, its indictment of Caribbean slave owners infuriated James Macqueen, editor of the Glasgow Courier, who attacked the character of Prince and her supporters in a November 1831 article in Blackwood's Magazine.
An article published in Blackwoods magazine in 1818, "People and Prospects of the Philippines," notes that almost all of the 5,000 military men stationed in the Philippines in the late 18th century were not Spaniards, not Castillians, but "South Americans." And "what" might these South Americans have been, genetically?
(13) Margaret Oliphant, Novels, 102 BLACKWOODS EDINBURGH MAG.
The recalled models include Ford F-150s from the 1997-2004 model years, F-250s from the 1997-1999 model years, and Lincoln Blackwoods from the 2002-2003 model years, that were sold in 21 cold weather states.
Songs: "We Blackwoods," "Gossip," "Spring Is Coming," "The Last of Our Slow, Lovely Days," "I'm Dreaming," "His Beautiful Thought," "Cleaning/On the Moon," "The Stomp," "I Know You," "She Didn't Get Very Far," "Come to Me," "Smoke," "Fire," "Believe Me," "Everything That Grows," "Yellow Flower."
"The niche category, in the widest sense of it, is quite buoyant because people are looking for more unusual things," said Richard Ambler, managing director of UK-based Blavod Wines and Spirits, which produces Blavod Black Vodka, Blackwoods gin and Jago's Vanilla Vodka Cream liqueur among other spirits.
Blougram explicitly says that he is "thirty years of age" (BBA, 944), half of Blou-gram's age (BBA, 897), and a journalist who contributes material regularly to the distinguished literary journal Blackwoods Edinburgh Magazine (BBA, 945).
More demanding hikes include the 7.4-mile Cadillac Mountain South Ridge Trail (trailhead near the Blackwoods Campground entrance), which leaves the forest to ascend the big peak's gradual slopes; be on the lookout for raptors at Eagles Crag.
Years after Haydon's suicide, when I was in my twenties and a few inches taller, almost three feet high, I read somewhere, in Punch or Blackwoods, or in Man in the Moon, that Haydon had idolized Napoleon and considered him one of the great men of all time.
But it is also true that few of these young writers take children's books or magazines as models for their productions, preferring to imitate or to parody novels such as those of Sir Walter Scott or periodicals such as Blackwoods or Punch.
The Blackwoods said they paid Mr Peters pounds 17,800 for an extension at their home in Erdington Hall Road, Erdington.