subalpine fir
noun Date: 1898 a medium-sized fir (Abies lasiocarpa) of subalpine regions of North America having bluish-green white-lined needles

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • subalpine fir — noun medium tall timber tree of the Rocky Mountains having a narrowly conic to columnar crown • Syn: ↑Alpine fir, ↑Abies lasiocarpa • Hypernyms: ↑silver fir * * * noun : alpine fir …   Useful english dictionary

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  • silver fir — noun any of various true firs having leaves white or silvery white beneath • Hypernyms: ↑fir, ↑fir tree, ↑true fir • Hyponyms: ↑amabilis fir, ↑white fir, ↑Pacific silver fir, ↑red silver fir …   Useful english dictionary

  • Alpine fir — noun medium tall timber tree of the Rocky Mountains having a narrowly conic to columnar crown • Syn: ↑subalpine fir, ↑Abies lasiocarpa • Hypernyms: ↑silver fir * * * noun : a tall Rocky mountain evergreen timber tree (Abies lasiocarpa) having… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rocky mountain fir — subalpinis kėnis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Pušinių šeimos medieninis, dekoratyvinis augalas (Abies lasiocarpa), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Abies lasiocarpa angl. alpine fir; Rocky mountain fir; subalpine fir vok.… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

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