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Definition of Wattle
WattleWattle Wat"tle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Wattled; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To bind with twigs.
2. To twist or interweave, one with another, as twigs; to
form a network with; to plat; as, to wattle branches.
3. To form, by interweaving or platting twigs.
The folded flocks, penned in their wattled cotes.
--Milton. WattleWattle Wat"tle, n. [AS. watel, watul, watol, hurdle, covering,
wattle; cf. OE. watel a bag. Cf. Wallet.]
1. A twig or flexible rod; hence, a hurdle made of such rods.
And there he built with wattles from the marsh A
little lonely church in days of yore. --Tennyson.
2. A rod laid on a roof to support the thatch.
(a) A naked fleshy, and usually wrinkled and highly
colored, process of the skin hanging from the chin or
throat of a bird or reptile.
(b) Barbel of a fish.
(a) The astringent bark of several Australian trees of the
genus Acacia, used in tanning; -- called also
(b) (Bot.) The trees from which the bark is obtained. See
Savanna wattle, under Savanna.
Wattle turkey. (Zo["o]l.) Same as Brush turkey. WattleWattle Wat"tle, n.
1. Material consisting of wattled twigs, withes, etc., used
for walls, fences, and the like. ``The pailsade of
wattle.' --Frances Macnab.
2. (Bot.) In Australasia, any tree of the genus Acacia; --
so called from the wattles, or hurdles, which the early
settlers made of the long, pliable branches or of the
split stems of the slender species.
Meaning of Wattle from wikipedia
to: Acacia, genus
and shrubs commonly known
and South Africa Black wattle
and daub is a composite building method
used for making walls
and buildings, in which
a woven lattice
of wooden strips called wattle
- A wattle
is a fleshy caruncle hanging
from various parts
of the head or neck in several groups
and mammals. A caruncle
as 'A small...
- Acacia, commonly known
as the wattles
or acacias, is a large genus
in the subfamily Mimosoideae
of the pea family
- as Darwin black wattle
or northern black wattle
; Acacia concurrens Acacia
decurrens, also known
as early black wattle Acacia
- The Red Wattle
hog is a breed
in the United
States. It is named
for its red color
and distinctive wattles
or t****els, and...
is a lightweight construction material
made by weaving
(either whole, or more usually
split) or slats between upright stakes
- decurrens—Green wattle
, Black wattle Acacia
elata—Mountain Cedar wattle Acacia
filicifolia—Fern-leaved wattle Acacia
fulva—Velvet wattle Acacia
- The brown-throated wattle
-eye (Platysteira cyanea), also known
as the common wattle
-eye or scarlet-spectacled wattle
-eye, is a small, insectivorous
Day is a day of celebration
on the first
day of September
each year, which
is the official start
of the Australian
spring. This is...
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