kingwood kingwood

Definition(s):

  1. (n) handsome violet-streaked wood of the kingwood tree; used especially in cabinetwork
  2. (n) Brazilian tree yielding a handsome cabinet wood

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. William Muir, 61, North Dakota-born sculptor (PTI, March 13) whose works, inspired by seaweed and seed pod and carved in kingwood, walnut, mahogany and cocobolo, had combined .
  2. Muir, 61, is a carver who penetrates a forest of woods: hard black walnut, violet kingwood, satiny lignum vitae, reddish cocobolo, Pernambuco wood, mahogany, apple, redwood and .

News

  1. High school softball pitcher of the year: Cassie McClure, Kingwood

    High school softball pitcher of the year: Cassie McClure, Kingwood Houston Chronicle Copyright 2013 Houston Chronicle. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Updated 6:40 pm, Saturday, June 15, 2013 McClure also was a force at the plate, going 4-for-6 in the state tournament and hitting her 10th homer of the year. McClure, a righthander ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Houston Chronicle

  2. HPD Kingwood weekly crime summary

    Officers of the Houston Police Department Kingwood Division, which serves Kingwood as well as parts of Huffman and Summerwood, responded to the following incidents for the period of June 7-13:
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Kingwood Observer

  3. Kingwood Big Band hosts patriotic concert at Lone Star College-Kingwood

    The Kingwood Big Band will celebrate America’s birthday early with a patriotic concert Saturday, June 29 at Lone Star College-Kingwood.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Lake Houston Observer

Quotes

  1. "I extend my prayers and condolences to Brandon's wife and two young boys, his parents, relatives, and friends in the Kingwood community," said Poe. "May this American hero's devotion to his country continue to kindle our dreams and ambitions...
    on Jun 14, 2010 By: Ted Poe Source: The Tribune

  2. "This is the last year I can play at the Kingwood and try to win the open division," said Mayo. "The Tropics are a good team, and Coach Alvarez feels I can put them over the top. I wasn't out here trying to score 30 points."
    on Apr 21, 2006 By: OJ Mayo Source: CardinalSports.com (subscription)

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