Fraser fir

noun
Fra·​ser fir | \ ˈfrā-zər- How to pronounce Fraser fir (audio) \

Definition of Fraser fir

: a southern Appalachian fir (Abies fraseri) that resembles the balsam fir

First Known Use of Fraser fir

1897, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Fraser fir

John Fraser †1811 British botanist

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“Fraser fir.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Fraser%20fir. Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

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