Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Of or pertaining to trees of the genus Abies; derived from the fir.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Of or pertaining to the fir tree or its products.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Of, pertaining to, or derived from fir trees.
  • adjective organic chemistry Of or pertaining to abietic acid or its derivatives.

Etymologies

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From Latin abies ("silver fir"), English -ic ("pertaining to").

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