softwood Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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softwoodnoun [U or C]

uk   /ˈsɒft.wʊd/  us   /ˈsɑːft-/
wood from fast-growing evergreentrees (= ​ones that never ​losetheirleaves) like pine , or a ​tree of this ​type: windowframes made from softwood A 200,000-acre ​forestsite will be replanted with softwoods to ​supply the ​paper and ​pulpmill.
(Definition of softwood from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “softwood”
in Chinese (Simplified) (取材于松树等针叶树的)软木…
in Chinese (Traditional) (取材於松樹等針葉樹的)軟木…
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