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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When I got to the pond, I could see that he was bringing in a little cedar tree across his pommel.
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.
At night time she sang or played with the windows open, Wingrave himself out of sight under the cedar trees, whose perfume filled with aromatic sweetness the still night air.
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.
The vehicle later crashed into eight vehicles that were queuing on the A469 near the Cedar Tree roundabout roadworks.
Police said a suspect was last seen near the Cedar Tree roundabout in Caerphilly wearing a navy blue tracksuit bottoms and a navy blue top.
We wanted to hunt it, so we located a big bushy cedar tree that was within 20 yards of the trail.
4 At fork in path, take left branch along the lake to the large cedar tree and you'll come to the Gothic Arch, entrance to the Menagerie Garden.
Download Shorter tours Ehden Reserve NNA - British Ambassador to Lebanon, Hugo Shorter, on Saturday, toured the Nature Reserve in Ehden, where he planted a Cedar tree bearing his name.
The cedar tree decorates center of the Lebanese National Flag.
The massive cedar tree - weighing five tonnes - blew down in Portmeirion and was rescued by internationally acclaimed sculptor, David Nash from Blaenau Ffestiniog who has shaped and carved the tree and brought it back to life to provide shelter for wildlife.

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