from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A very tall, evergreen, coniferous tree (Sequoia sempervirens) native to the coastal ranges of southern Oregon and central and northern California, having small seed-bearing cones with peltate scales and unflattened branches.
- n. The soft reddish wood of this tree. Also called sequoia.
- n. Any of various woods having a reddish color or yielding a red dye.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. the USDA-preferred term for the species Sequoia sempervirens.
- n. any of the evergreen conifers belonging to the genus Sequoia in the wide sense.
- n. the wood of the species Sequoia sempervirens.
- n. the wood of the species Pinus sylvestris
- adj. Pertaining to any of the evergreen conifers belonging to the genus Sequoia in the wide sense
- adj. Pertaining to the wood of the species Sequoia sempervirens.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A gigantic coniferous tree (Sequoia sempervirens) of California, and its light and durable reddish timber. See sequoia.
- n. An East Indian dyewood, obtained from Pterocarpus santalinus, Cæsalpinia Sappan, and several other trees.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The most valuable of Californian timber-trees, Sequoia sempervirens, or its wood.
- n. The name is also applied to various other trees.
- Stark mad.
- n. The chittagong-wood, Chukrasia tabularis.
- n. Guilandina crista; and
- n. Baryxylum Linnæi (Peltophorum Linnæi of Bentham).
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. either of two huge coniferous California trees that reach a height of 300 feet; sometimes placed in the Taxodiaceae
- n. the soft reddish wood of either of two species of sequoia trees
red + wood (Wiktionary)