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  • n. A tall cedar, Cedrus deodara, native to the western Himalayas.

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

  • n. tall East Indian cedar having spreading branches with nodding tips; highly valued for its appearance as well as its timber


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  • Cedrus deodara. The name "deodar" is derived from modern Indian language derivatives of the Sanskrit name 'devdar', meaning "timber of the gods". ~Wikipedia

    January 29, 2008