Oregon cedar


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Noun1.Oregon cedar - large timber tree of western North America with trunk diameter to 12 feet and height to 200 feetOregon cedar - large timber tree of western North America with trunk diameter to 12 feet and height to 200 feet
cedar, cedar tree - any of numerous trees of the family Cupressaceae that resemble cedars
Chamaecyparis, genus Chamaecyparis - a genus of Chamaecyparis
Port Orford cedar - the wood of the Port Orford cedar tree
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The Arangi's two masts were of Oregon cedar, so scraped and hot-paraffined that they shone like tan opals in the glare of sun.
Monarch of the Forest," which he built for the Forest Products Pavilion at the 1959 Oregon Centennial Exposition, was made of about 2,000 chunks of Oregon cedar.
CEDAR SUPPORT: Now you can easily duplicate the delicious sizzling flavor of planked salmon so popular in the Pacific Northwest in your own back yard with cedar planks from Oregon Cedar Grill.

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