Definition of pulpwood in English:



mass noun
  • Timber suitable for making into pulp.

    • ‘It depends whether they're buying veneer logs, sawlogs, pulpwood.’
    • ‘Likewise the guy who owns a chainsaw and seeks his living cutting pulpwood or sawlogs in the province's forests.’
    • ‘Today, top grade oak timber is increasingly hard to find, with borer-perforated trees more suitable for paper or pulpwood.’
    • ‘So the part of their business that they're growing is pulp sales - pulpwood.’
    • ‘Restoration of longleaf pine ecosystems in the Southeast involves removal of large volumes of timber suitable for pulpwood.’