Port Orford cedar
Definition of Port Orford cedar
1 : a large evergreen timber tree (Chamaecyparis lawsoniana) of western North America occasionally with a trunk diameter of 12 feet and often 200 feet high —called also Lawson's cypress
2 : the light pale yellow to brown decay-resistant lumber of Port Orford cedar
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Origin and Etymology of port orford cedar
from Port Orford, Curry county, Oregon
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