Japanese beech


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Noun1.Japanese beech - a beech native to Japan having soft light yellowish-brown wood
Fagus, genus Fagus - beeches
beech, beech tree - any of several large deciduous trees with rounded spreading crowns and smooth grey bark and small sweet edible triangular nuts enclosed in burs; north temperate regions
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Though the forests in Li's research held Japanese cypress, Japanese cedar, and Japanese beech, he said that other types of forests should have similar effects, though researchers haven't yet studied other tree species' phytoncides.
Based on a survey of the local natural greenery, 55 types of trees, including "sudajii" (a type of Japanese beech tree) and "arakashi" (a type of Japanese oak), were planted to create a production site that could serve as a lush and diverse habitat for various living creatures.
The results have shown that the image processing system is effective and suitable for determining wood surface roughness for wood specie such as Japanese beech. The correlation between the full width at half maximum of Gaussian function and wood surface roughness coincides with a linear relationship.
A strange brown tower can be glimpsed over the tops of the trees of a thick Japanese beech forest up in the Matsunoyama mountains of the Niigata Prefecture in the east of Honshu.
Japanese beech includes all of the beeches used commercially and is the lightest in weight.
Buna (Japanese beech, Fagus crenata Endl.) was used for the studies.
Japanese beech (Fagus crenata and Fagus japonica), also called Siebold's beech, is similar to European beech and yields timber suitable for furniture and building purposes.
The wood species used were Japanese cypress (Chamaecyparis obtuse), Japanese cedar (Cryptomeria japonica), Sitka spruce (Picea sitchensis), Japanese beech (Fagus crenata), and hackberry (Celtis occidentalis).

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