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timber

noun
 
 
/ˈtɪmbər/
WOOD [U] UK ( US lumber) wood that is used for buildingBuilding materialsTypes of wood
TREE [U] US trees that are grown to provide wood for buildingTypes of wood
PIECE OF WOOD [C] a large piece of wood: The roof was supported by timbers.Forestry
(Definition of timber from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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