Deadwood

Definition of Deadwood

Dead´wood`
n.1.(Naut.) A mass of timbers built into the bow and stern of a vessel to give solidity.
2.Dead trees or branches; useless material.
3.People who are unproductive; - used especially in reference to employees.

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