western larch

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n western larch tall larch of western North America have pale green sharply pointed leaves and oblong cones; an important timber tree
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Usage

In literature:

It is very common in sycamore and in western larch, particularly in the butt portion.
"The Mechanical Properties of Wood" by Samuel J. Record
As a result, checks and ring shakes are very common in Western larch and hemlock.
"Seasoning of Wood" by Joseph B. Wagner
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