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deodar


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Deodar  \De`o*dar"\,  n.  [Native  name  fr  Skr.  d??ad[=a]ru, 
  prop.,  timber  of  the  gods.]  (Bot.) 
  A  kind  of  cedar  ({Cedrus  Deodara}),  growing  in  India,  highly 
  valued  for  its  size  and  beauty  as  well  as  for  its  timber,  and 
  also  grown  in  England  as  an  ornamental  tree. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  deodar 
  n  :  tall  East  Indian  cedar  having  spreading  branches  with 
  nodding  tips;  highly  valued  for  its  appearance  as  well  as 
  its  timber  [syn:  {deodar  cedar},  {Himalayan  cedar},  {Cedrus 
  deodara}] 




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