What is cedar?

  • (noun): Any cedar of the genus Cedrus.
    Synonyms: cedar tree, true cedar
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on cedar, cedars:

Cedar Mountain Wilderness
... The Cedar Mountain Wilderness is located in northwestern Utah, USA, just south of Interstate 80 ... The vegetation on the upper elevations of the Cedar Mountains is dominated by junipers (referred to as "cedars" by early pioneers) ... The Cedar Mountain Wilderness includes more than half of the 180,000 acre (728 km²) Cedar Mountain Herd Management Area, where feral horses have grazed since they were ...
Cedar - Other
... Cedar Fair Entertainment Company, an amusement park company with 18 locations Cedar Point, an amusement park in Sandusky, Ohio Cedar Girls' Secondary School, in Singapore Cedar Revolution, the ...
Phytophthora Lateralis
... is a soil-borne plant pathogen that causes cedar root disease in Port Orford cedar trees (Chamaecyparis lawsoniana ) in Northern USA ... lateralis but less susceptible than Port Orford cedar trees, and tree mortality has only been observed in areas where C ...
Marvin Cone
... He was born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa and lived there most of his life ... He graduated from Washington High School (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) in 1910 ... Most of his paintings can now be seen at the Cedar Rapids Museum of Art ...
Cedar Mountain, Virginia
... Cedar Mountain, also known as Slaughter Mountain, is a piedmont monadnock in Culpeper County, Virginia ... The mountain was the site of the Battle of Cedar Mountain in 1862 during the Northern Virginia Campaign of the American Civil War Virginia portal ...

More definitions of "cedar":

  • (noun): Any of numerous trees of the family Cupressaceae that resemble cedars.
    Synonyms: cedar tree
  • (noun): Durable aromatic wood of any of numerous cedar trees; especially wood of the red cedar often used for cedar chests.
    Synonyms: cedarwood

Famous quotes containing the word cedar:

    He packed a lot of things that she had made
    Most mournfully away in an old chest
    Of hers, and put some chopped-up cedar boughs
    In with them, and tore down the slaughterhouse.
    Edwin Arlington Robinson (1869–1935)

    It was evening all afternoon.
    It was snowing
    And it was going to snow.
    The blackbird sat
    In the cedar limbs.
    Wallace Stevens (1879–1955)