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Definition of the noun alaska cedar

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noun

  1. tall evergreen of the Pacific coast of North America often cultivated for ornament

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Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Trees (2005)

Volume 1: North America by M.M. Grandtner

Don e Nootka falsecypress; Alaska cedar (Canada, USA); Alaska-cedar; Alaska cypress (Canada, USA); Alaska false-cypress, Alaska yellow cedar, Alaska yellow-cedar, Nootka cypress (Canada, USA); Nootka false ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Essential Oils (2013)

The Complete Guide to the Use of Aromatic Oils In Aromatherapy, Herbalism, Health, and Well Being by Lawless, Julia

Chamaecyparis nootkatensis: Alaska cedar, Alaska yellow cedar, yellow cedar. Chamaecyparis obtusa exists in two varieties: var. obtusa: Hinoki false cypress var. formosana (C. taiwanensis): Formosan hinoki. Cupressus lusitanica: Kenya ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

English: Nootka cypress, yellow cedar, yellow cypress, Sitka cypress, Alaska cedar, Alaska yellow cedar, Nootka yellow cedar C. obtusa (Siebold & Zucc.) Endl. (Retinospora obtusa Sieb. & Zucc. ) ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Arctic (2012)

by Mark Nuttall

Alaska cedar (Chamaecyparis nootkatensis), subalpine fir (Abies lasiocarpa), and western hemlock (Tsuga heterophylla). The second major forest region, the Rocky Mountain Forest, is obviously associated ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)

cedar Cedar, « — Alaska cedar, the yellow cedar, Chama- cypans Nootkatensis. See yellow cypress under yellow. — Brazilian cedar, a tall tree, Cedrela Jissilis, of southern Brazil and Argentina. It yields a valuable timber used for building ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1914)

Alaska cedar, the yellow cedar, Chamae. cyparis Nootkatensis. See yellow cypress under yellow. -Brazilian cedar, a tall tree, Cedrela fissilis, of southern Brazil and Argentina. It yields a valuable timber used for building purposes, furniture, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia Britannica (1922)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chisholm

nootkaensis, the Nootka Sound cypressor Alaska cedar, was introduced into Britain in 1850. It is a hardy species, reaching a height of from 8o to 100 ft. Several varieties are distinguished by habit and colour of foliage. C. obtusa, a native of ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century cyclopedia of names (1910)

Alaska cedar, the yellow cedar, Chamaecyparis Nootkatensis. See yellow cypress under yellow. -Brazilian cedar, a tall tree, Cedrela fissilis, of southern Brazil and Argentina. It yields a valuable timber used for building purposes, furniture, ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary (1914)

An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language

Alaska cedar, the yellow cedar, chame. * * cyparis Nootkatenses. See wellow cupress under yellow. - an cedar, a tall tree, Cedreta fissilis, of southeru Brazil and Argentina. It yields a valuable timber used for building purposes, ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: Supplement (1910)

by William Dwight Whitney

Alaska cedar, the yellow cedar, Chamse- cyparut Nootkatensis. See yellow cypress under yellow. — Brazilian cedar, a tall tree, Cedrela Jissilis, of southern Brazil and Argentina. It yields a valuable timber used for building purposes, furniture, ...

Google previewVan Nostrand’s Scientific Encyclopedia (2013)

by Douglas M. Considine, Glenn D. Considine

Common Name and Family Species Alaska cedar (Cupressaceae—cypress family) Atlantic cedar (Pinaceae—pine family) Chinese cedar (Meliaceae— mahogany family) Deodar cedar Chamaecyparis nootkatensis Cedrus atlantica Cedrela ...

Google previewTaylor's Encyclopedia of Garden Plants (2003)

by Frances Tenenbaum

Nootka False Cypress, Alaska Cedar. This beautiful, conical evergreen has a graceful silhouette. The main trunk is strong and straight, with spreading main branches that swoop downward and then curve gracefully upward; side branches ...

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