cedar tree


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Noun1.cedar tree - any of numerous trees of the family Cupressaceae that resemble cedarscedar tree - any of numerous trees of the family Cupressaceae that resemble cedars
cedarwood, cedar - durable aromatic wood of any of numerous cedar trees; especially wood of the red cedar often used for cedar chests
Cupressaceae, cypress family, family Cupressaceae - cypresses and junipers and many cedars
Austrocedrus chilensis, Chilean cedar - a small South American evergreen having coppery bark and pretty foliage
Calocedrus decurrens, Libocedrus decurrens, incense cedar, red cedar - tall tree of the Pacific coast of North America having foliage like cypress and cinnamon-red bark
Atlantic white cedar, Chamaecyparis thyoides, coast white cedar, southern white cedar, white cypress, white cedar - slow-growing medium-sized cedar of east coast of the United States; resembles American arborvitae
Chamaecyparis lawsoniana, Lawson's cedar, Lawson's cypress, Oregon cedar, Port Orford cedar - large timber tree of western North America with trunk diameter to 12 feet and height to 200 feet
Alaska cedar, Chamaecyparis nootkatensis, Nootka cypress, yellow cedar, yellow cypress - tall evergreen of the Pacific coast of North America often cultivated for ornament
Cryptomeria japonica, Japan cedar, Japanese cedar, sugi - tall evergreen of Japan and China yielding valuable soft wood
incense cedar - any of several attractive trees of southwestern South America and New Zealand and New Caledonia having glossy evergreen leaves and scented wood
kawaka, Libocedrus plumosa - New Zealand timber tree resembling the cypress
Libocedrus bidwillii, mountain pine, pahautea - evergreen tree of New Zealand resembling the kawaka
conifer, coniferous tree - any gymnospermous tree or shrub bearing cones
2.cedar tree - any cedar of the genus Cedruscedar tree - any cedar of the genus Cedrus  
Cedrus, genus Cedrus - true cedars
cedarwood, cedar - durable aromatic wood of any of numerous cedar trees; especially wood of the red cedar often used for cedar chests
cedar of Lebanon, Cedrus libani - cedar of Lebanon and northwestern Syria that attains great age and height
Cedrus deodara, deodar, deodar cedar, Himalayan cedar - tall East Indian cedar having spreading branches with nodding tips; highly valued for its appearance as well as its timber
Atlas cedar, Cedrus atlantica - tall Algerian evergreen of Atlas mountains with blue-green leaves; widely planted as an ornamental
conifer, coniferous tree - any gymnospermous tree or shrub bearing cones
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Although they get their ploughs from Manchester, they make their coats from their own sheep, their silk from their own worms, and their furniture from their own cedar trees, so that in arts and industries the place is still much where it was in Elizabethan days.
Here are found rubies and many precious things, and rare plants grow abundantly, with cedar trees and cocoa palms.
It stood then, as now, upon a cross road, out of call of human habitations, and buried fathom deep in the foliage of six cedar trees.
Redcar and Cleveland mayor, Councillor Wendy Wall, then planted a cedar tree at West Street, Normanby.
On September 14th, 2006, Bendt Bendtsen, Danish Vice Prime Minister and Minister for Economic and Business Affairs, planted a cedar tree at Sonion's raising of the roof-tree ceremony during his official visit to Vietnam.
I wandered through a wooded grove And chanced upon a sorrowful trove, A drooping, sighing cedar tree Most sad, tho'proudest I could see.
Most of the composition was made up of architectural components, but three elements from nature imported a sense of loss and uprootedness: a dead, spiky, sun-starved cedar tree at the entrance; a massive piece of Pacific Coast driftwood resting in a steel and milled-wood armature nearby; and, in the room with the mandala, several very large dried water-lily pads resting on platforms as if on catafalques.
The property takes its name from a magnificent Cedar tree in the garden.
The Cedar Tree, Aldridge - 161 per 100,000 people in Aldridge die of heart disease.
NNA - The Lebanese Embassy in Bucharest held Friday night a reception in honor of Maronite Patriarch Cardinal Beshara Rahi and the accompanying delegation at its headquarters, which was also attended by Romanian Minister of Culture, the mayor of Bucharest and a number of Arab and foreign ambassadors, clerics and members of the embassy staff and a crowd of people from the Lebanese community, whereby Rahi planted a cedar tree in the garden of Gibran Khalil Gibran.
The road between the Cedar Tree roundabout and Bedwas Bridge roundabout will be closed to eastbound traffic only from 9am until 11.
Police officers were also stationed at the entrance to Cedar Tree Court, a three-storey block of flats, in Gravelly Hill.

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