dimension lumber


noun

building lumber cut to standard or specified sizes.
sawed lumber from 2 to 5 inches (5 to 12.7 centimeters) thick and from 4 to 12 inches (10.2 to 30.5 centimeters) wide.

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Origin of dimension lumber

First recorded in 1870–75
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