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Noun: douglas pine
  1. Lofty douglas fir of northwestern North America having short needles and egg-shaped cones
    - green douglas fir, douglas spruce, douglas hemlock, Oregon fir, Oregon pine, Pseudotsuga menziesii
Noun: big-cone douglas fir
  1. Douglas fir of California having cones 4-8 inches long
    - big-cone spruce, Pseudotsuga macrocarpa
Noun: Douglas  dúg-lus
  1. United States politician who proposed that individual territories be allowed to decide whether they would have slavery; he engaged in a famous series of debates with Abraham Lincoln (1813-1861)
    - Stephen A. Douglas, Stephen Arnold Douglas, Little Giant
Noun: douglas fir
  1. Strong durable timber of a douglas fir
  2. Tall evergreen timber tree of western North America having resinous wood and short needles

Type of: conifer, coniferous tree, fir, pol [N. Amer], political leader, politician, politico, pollie [Austral], polly [Austral]

Part of: genus Pseudotsuga, Pseudotsuga

Encyclopedia: Douglas pine

Douglas, ND

Douglas fir