Bark is the dead tissue of the stem that sloughs off or wears off, on the outside of the tree. Bark is different in the young stem than it is in the old stem. In the young stem, it is composed of phloem, cortex, cork, cork cambium, and epidermis. In the old stem, after the cortex and epidermis is gone, it consists of phloem, cork, cork cambium, and phelloderm.
The outer protective layer of the tree. Severely damaged bark on a tree is a defect that can lower the value of the its logs. At the sawmill, logs are first debarked, then slabs are cut off leaving a rectangular or square cant to be cut into lumber. There are two main types of debarkers: Rosserhead and Ring debarkers. Before raw bark is sold as bark mulch, it is ground in a tub grinder (hammermill) to give it the proper texture and consistency. Bark quality is a function of color.
Outer covering of woody plants that includes all living and dead tissues external to the cambium; i.e. a partially dead covering of Parent Term: Woody_stem Child Terms: Contoured Cork Flint_bark Dilatation_tissue Fissured Ripple_mark Suberous Slash Bark_texture Exfoliating Bark,_outer Difficulty Level: Show examples
The outermost cell layers on stems, branches, twigs, and roots, formed by the cambium cells. The bark of trees usually has two layers, the outer and the inner, more or less distinct in structure, texture, color, etc.
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Barking is the one of the noises most commonly produced by dogs. Woof is the most common representation in the English language for this sound (especially for large dogs), other than "bark" itself. Other transliterations include ruff, arf, yap (small dogs), and bow-wow.
One of the lesser known albums by Jefferson Airplane, notable for many "firsts" with its major personnel change. It was the first without band founder Marty Balin and the first with violinist Papa John Creach. Drummer Spencer Dryden had also left, being replaced by Joey Covington.
BARK (BinÃ¤r Automatisk RelÃ¤Kalkylator) was completed in February 1950 at a cost of 400.000 Swedish kronor. BARK was a 32 bit machine and could perform addition in 150 ms and multiplication in 250 ms. It had a memory with 50 registers and 100 constants.
Bark is a grassroots, nonprofit organization based in the northwest portion of the U.S. state of Oregon that works to preserve the forests, waters and wildlife of Mount Hood National Forest and surrounding regions.
Bark is a software developer's design watchdog. It is an Eclipse plugin that analyzes your system as you develop it and helps you to remain faithful to your design or to evolve it in a controlled manner.
Cloth A textured woven, usually printed cotton fabric that was popular in the 30s-40s and 50s as an interiors fabric. The prints were often large vines, leaves and florals. A popular fabric on EBay for quilters to buy.