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DURAMEN (a rare Latin word, meaning h...

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Originally appearing in Volume V08, Page 692 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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DURAMEN (a rare Latin word, meaning hardness, from durus, hard), a botanical term for the inner, harder wood of a tree, the heart-wood.
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