Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to cedarwood: cedarwood oil


(Building) the wood of a cedar tree


(ˈsi dər)

1. any of several Old World coniferous trees of the genus Cedrus, having wide, spreading branches.
2. other coniferous trees that resemble the true cedar.
3. the fragrant wood of any of these trees, used in furniture and as a moth repellent.
[before 1000; Old English ceder < Latin cedrus < Greek kédros]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cedarwood - durable aromatic wood of any of numerous cedar trees; especially wood of the red cedar often used for cedar chests
true cedar, cedar tree, cedar - any cedar of the genus Cedrus
red cedar - fragrant reddish wood of any of various red cedar trees
cedar, cedar tree - any of numerous trees of the family Cupressaceae that resemble cedars
Port Orford cedar - the wood of the Port Orford cedar tree
wood - the hard fibrous lignified substance under the bark of trees
References in periodicals archive ?
CEDARWOOD Grange is a delightful detached property which has been designed with the architecture of the original Eshott Hall estate cottages in mind.
Dermot O'Leary Vetiver and Cedarwood Eau de Toilette, PS22, Marks & Spencer (from Thursday) Celeb scents can be hit and miss but this is a corker with grapefruit, black pepper and vetiver.
Tenders are invited for Development of an adapted Traceability System for Cedarwood in Ifrane National Parky submitting his / her tender, the bidder is subject to the provisions for unsuccessful tenders (19 para 1 VOLl / A).
Let's start at the beginning - Cedarwood Road in Glasnevin is where Bono grew up, in a fairly ordinary pebble-dashed house.
According to the company, hitting the shelves are some of Schmidt's Naturals best-seller deodorant sticks: Rose + Vanilla, Bergamot + Lime, Lavender + Sage, Cedarwood + Juniper, and Ylang-Ylang + Calendula.
We love the Pre-Shave Scrub (PS5), formulated with charcoal, volcanic sand grains and cedarwood oil - and microbead-free.
Variations span from Down to Earth--featuring sweet orange, Texas cedarwood, lemon, grapefruit, pine, clove bud, frankincense, atlas cedarwood and coriander essential oils--to Keep It Fresh with lime, grapefruit, sweet orange, lavender and sweet basic essential oils.
Whisky, roses, pimento and cedarwood make up the fragrance profile of Whisky and Cedarwood.
45am when a silver or grey people carrier and a cyclist were involved in a collision on the A1085 Trunk Road westbound, approximately 10m west of the Cedarwood Road junction in Middlesbrough.
Black Cedarwood and Juniper is described as modern and urban and with the woodiness of the cedarwood and supple leather at the base is a very moreish fragrance.
Black Cedarwood and Juniper, left, is described as modern and urban and with woodiness of the cedarwood and supple leather at the base is a very moreish fragrance.
SPLURGE Laura Mercier Tea Menthe Citron Creme Body Cleanse, PS25 With a mix of tea leaves, mint and cedarwood, this creamy wash feels luxurious on the skin, and puts you in the mood for an exotic escape.