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redwoodnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /ˈred.wʊd/
a coniferoustree of California that ​grows very ​tall, or the ​valuablewood of this ​tree
(Definition of redwood from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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redwoodnoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈredˌwʊd/
an ​evergreentree that ​grows esp. in California and can ​become very ​tall, or the ​valuable brown-red ​wood of this ​tree
(Definition of redwood from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “redwood”
in Arabic خَشب أحمَر…
in Korean 미국 삼나무…
in Portuguese sequoia…
in Catalan sequoia…
in Japanese アメリカスギ, セコイア…
in Chinese (Simplified) 红杉, 红木…
in Turkish kızılağaç…
in Russian красное дерево, калифорнийское мамонтово дерево…
in Chinese (Traditional) 紅杉, 紅木…
in Italian sequoia…
in Polish sekwoja…
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