red birch

noun

Definition of red birch

2 : the heartwood lumber of the yellow birch (Betula lutea) and of the sweet birch (Betula lenta)
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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“Red birch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/red%20birch. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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