kvistkudde

English translation: branch collar

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Swedish term or phrase:kvistkudde
English translation:branch collar
Entered by: Clare Barnes

12:20 Apr 3, 2005
Swedish to English translations [PRO]
Forestry / Wood / Timber
Swedish term or phrase: kvistkudde
Såga aldrig i kvistkudden eftersom den påskyndar övervallning och motverkar rötangrepp!
haroldas
branch collar
Explanation:
It's swelling around the base of a branch (where it grows out of the main trunk of the tree).
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branch collar


Explanation:
It's swelling around the base of a branch (where it grows out of the main trunk of the tree).


    Reference: http://www.pueblo.gsa.gov/cic_text/housing/prune/prun022.htm
    Reference: http://www.vmfnord.se/VMRKO.pdf
Clare Barnes
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