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Lumber

Wood cut in such a way as to be used for building. Lumber may be traded as a commodity and is especially important in the construction industry. Sustainable woodcutting has become a significant issue in the lumber industry.
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The cows had begun moving from the high timbered ridges and had started to concentrate in the lowland river valleys.
We planned to approach the ram along the timbered north slope until we got even with him, and then we would make a final stalk.
On narrow Rue Dinanderie, 16th-century timbered houses lean precariously over the street (medieval pedestrians walked close to walls to avoid slop thrown into the street from second-story windows).
Timbered areas which have remained submerged will be in good condition and should not require much rehabilitation.
Lying off the hall is the substantial through lounge with inglenook fireplace with Clearview woodburning stove, timbered ceiling, twin glazed doors to the exterior and door to a separate entrance porch.
A feature cast iron staircase leads up to an attractive timbered gallery which is used as a bedroom.
Visitors are offered guided tours of the city, which although having suffered significant bomb damage during the Second World War, has a well preserved historical centre with its medieval alleys and half timbered houses, animated year round by numerous festivals and cultural or sporting events.
The event is the first of 20 special occasions at the half timbered hall during 2003.
We had just learned the timbered tract south of our Wisconsin home was on the market.
At the Bromide Basin mine, in the Henry Mountains of Utah, work on the El Padre Tunnel is continuing: the mine portal has been safely timbered and ore car tracks have been laid in the existing tunnel with more track online to transport our high-grade ore from the Bromide vein.
Like a golden phoenix, Rising from the ashes, The city was built once more, Glass and concrete replacing, Timbered houses and quaint shops.
Take a careful look at the timbered building on the left.