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grand fir

noun
1.
a large fir, Abies grandis, of the western coast of North America, having a narrow, pointed crown and yielding a soft wood used for lumber, pulp, and boxes.
Also called lowland fir.
Origin of grand fir
1895-1900
1895-1900
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  • As I did come back through the near woods, I did stop by some grand fir trees to pray.

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  • He looks kind looks upon the forest and he does love the grand fir trees that do grow there.

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  • In favorable conditions the grand fir grows to a height of from 100 to 200 feet and is a noble and stately tree.

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