red birch

noun

Definition of red birch

  1. 1 :  river birch 1

  2. 2 :  the heartwood lumber of the yellow birch (Betula lutea) and of the sweet birch (Betula lenta)

  3. 3a :  a valuable New Zealand timber tree (Nothofagus fusca) —called also clinker beech, red beech b :  the hard wood of this tree

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