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  • n. A common name for Abies alba, a large evergreen coniferous tree native to Europe.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. a coniferous tree (Abies pectinata) found in mountainous districts in the middle and south of Europe, where it often grows to the height of 100 or 150 feet. It yields Burgundy pitch and Strasburg turpentine.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. any of various true firs having leaves white or silvery white beneath

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