Cedar - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈsiːdər|  American pronunciation of the word cedar
Brit.  |ˈsiːdə|  British pronunciation of the word cedar

noun

- any of numerous trees of the family Cupressaceae that resemble cedars
- durable aromatic wood of any of numerous cedar trees; especially wood of the red cedar often used for cedar chests (syn: cedarwood)
- any cedar of the genus Cedrus

Examples

A chair made of cedar

...cedar shingles overlaying one another on the roof...

...cedar is one of the most savory of all woods...

Word forms

noun
singular: cedar
plural: cedars
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