HyperDic: fir

English > 2 senses of the word fir:
NOUNplantfirnonresinous wood of a fir tree
plantfir, fir tree, true firany of various evergreen trees of the genus Abies
fir > pronunciation
Soundsfer'
Rhymesaquifer ... zephyr / Zephyr: 60 rhymes with fer...
English > fir: 2 senses > noun 1, plant
Meaningnonresinous wood of a fir tree.
Narrowerdouglas firStrong durable timber of a douglas fir
BroaderwoodThe hard fibrous lignified substance under the bark of trees
Substance offir, fir tree, true firAny of various evergreen trees of the genus Abies
Spanishabeto
Catalanavet
English > fir: 2 senses > noun 2, plant
MeaningAny of various evergreen trees of the genus Abies; chiefly of upland areas.
Synonymsfir tree, true fir
Member ofAbies, genus Abiestrue firs
Partsfir coneThe seed-producing cone of a fir tree
NarrowerSanta Lucia fir, bristlecone fir, Abies bracteata, Abies venustaA pyramidal fir of southwestern California having spiny pointed leaves and cone scales with long spines
silver firAny of various true firs having leaves white or silvery white beneath
Broaderconifer, coniferous treeAny gymnospermous tree or shrub bearing cones
Substancesfirnonresinous wood of a fir tree
Spanishabeto, pinabete
Catalanavet

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