HyperDic: close-grained

English > 1 sense of the word close-grained:
ADJECTIVEallclose-grained, fine-graineddense or compact in structure or texture, as a wood composed of small-diameter cells
English > close-grained: 1 sense > adjective 1
Meaningdense or compact in structure or texture, as a wood composed of small-diameter cells.
Example"close-grained birch"
Synonymfine-grained
BroaderfineOf textures that are smooth to the touch or substances consisting of relatively small particles

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