amabilis fir

noun ama·bi·lis fir \əˈmäbələ̇s-\

Definition of amabilis fir

  1. :  a fir (Abies amabilis) of western North America having deeply grooved leaves with a prominent midrib and a silvery-white lower surface —called also white fir

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Origin and Etymology of amabilis fir

partial translation of New Latin Abies amabilis

First Known Use: 1886

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