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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Driftwood  \Drift"wood`\,  n. 
  1.  Wood  drifted  or  floated  by  water. 
 
  2.  Fig.:  Whatever  is  drifting  or  floating  as  on  water. 
 
  The  current  of  humanity,  with  its  heavy  proportion 
  of  very  useless  driftwood.  --  New  Your 
  Times. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  driftwood 
  n  :  wood  that  is  floating  or  that  has  been  washed  ashore 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Driftwood,  PA  (borough,  FIPS  19976) 
  Location:  41.34323  N,  78.13539  W 
  Population  (1990):  116  (89  housing  units) 
  Area:  4.6  sq  km  (land),  0.2  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  15832 
  Driftwood,  TX 
  Zip  code(s):  78619 




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