Civil Engineering - Building Materials - Discussion


The curved swellings from the growth of layers or wounds left after branches are cut off in an irregular manner, are known as

[A]. knots
[B]. rindgalls
[C]. burls
[D]. none of these.

Answer: Option B


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Nicmarian said: (Nov 13, 2016)  
The answer should be knots.

Parthi said: (Jan 24, 2017)  
Please give the correct answer.

Akki said: (Mar 7, 2017)  
Correct answer is b. I agree.

Pranjal Patel said: (Jul 11, 2017)  
Rindgalls is the correct answer. I agree.

Dipen said: (Jan 6, 2018)  
I think it's knots.

Ashish said: (Feb 24, 2018)  
Rindgalls is correct.

Due to improperly cut off or removed of the tree curved swellings found on body of tree.

Devesh Yadav said: (May 17, 2018)  
Knots is the answer.

Shivam Shandilya said: (Sep 11, 2018)  
Yeah, it's knot.

Shikha said: (Sep 13, 2018)  
I think it is knot.

Utsav said: (Sep 26, 2018)  
Regular cut - knot.

Irregular cut - rindgalls.

Deepak Baswal said: (Sep 27, 2018)  
Rind gall definition is - a defect in timber caused by the growth of annual layers of wood over a bruise in the bark.

Knots are cut or broken off limbs or sprout branches, green or dead, protruding, flush, or depressed, but with exposed sound or rotten wood.

So, the Answer is Rindgall.

V.V.Savaliya said: (Oct 11, 2018)  
Thanks @Utsav.

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