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Doug'las fir'




a coniferous tree, Pseudotsuga menziesii, of western North America, often more than 200 ft. (60 m) high, having reddish-brown bark, flattened needles, and narrow, light-brown cones, and yielding a strong, durable timber: the state tree of Oregon. Also called Doug'las pine', Doug'las spruce', Oregon fir, Oregon pine.

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