dimension lumber

dimension lumber

noun
1.
building lumber cut to standard or specified sizes.
2.
sawed lumber from 2 to 5 inches (5 to 12.7 cm) thick and from 4 to 12 inches (10.2 to 30.5 cm) wide.
Also called dimension.


Origin:
1870–75

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