Definition of 'cedar'
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Example sentences containing 'cedar'
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Cedar cladding is unlikely to become the stone cladding of our age. Times, Sunday Times (2006)We were all perched up high on a huge rock in the middle of a cedar forest. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It costs 15,000 and is crafted from strips of western red cedar wood. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The building is clad in red cedar and the track is made of strips of Siberian pine. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Outside they are clad in cedar from sustainable forests, which is bleached so that it fades uniformly. Times, Sunday Times (2006)I told him he could drive around the old cedar tree but he must not bump into the cedar tree. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Two of them are replacing their white plastic cladding with cedar wood, but we are not keen on how it ages. Times, Sunday Times (2010)A log from his ancestral cedar tree blazed, warming the camaraderie of his army buddies. Times, Sunday Times (2012)DOWNSIDE The cedar cladding is new so it looks a bit orange. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A lot of cedar cladding is already ageing very badly and it's become the most grinding cliché. Times, Sunday Times (2008)To the front of the six-bedroom property is a rose garden and a 300-year-old cedar tree. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It's thought a 50ft blue cedar tree absorbed lot of the impact. The Sun (2015)The terrace timber rooms are constructed from local aged cedar wood; book a deluxe room for truly jaw-dropping views. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The internal walls of the shopping street, bars and restaurants are tricked out in cedar shingles, oak and stone. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Used Occasionally. cedar is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'cedar'
British English: cedar NOUN
A cedar is a large evergreen tree with wide branches and small thin leaves called needles.
Definition of cedar from the Collins English Dictionary
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