Beech is any one of about a dozen species in the genus Fagaceae.

Obviously this means “logs of beech wood”, but “beech-log” is not in OED, nor is “beech log” one of those two-word words so stuck together that they get their own entry.  This hyphenated form is JRRT original.

  • 02.043 a very large fire of beech-logs.


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