grand-fir

grand fir

noun
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:
1895–1900

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grand fir

noun
lofty fir of the Pacific coast of northwestern America having long curving branches and deep green leaves [syn: lowland fir
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