Thuja occidentalis

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Noun1.Thuja occidentalis - small evergreen of eastern North America having tiny scalelike leaves on flattened branchletsThuja occidentalis - small evergreen of eastern North America having tiny scalelike leaves on flattened branchlets
genus Thuja, Thuja - red cedar
arborvitae - any of several Asian and North American conifers of the genera Thuja and Thujopsis
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The fallen 340-point northern white-cedar of Leelanau County, Michigan, had reigned since 1953, A 285-point Atlantic white-cedar in Brewton, Alabama, was first nominated in 1961, and a 274-point loblolly-bay in Ocala National Forest, Florida, had been on AMERICAN FORESTS' record books since 1963.
Properties of flakeboard made from Northern white-cedar.

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