grand fir


a large fir, Abies grandis, of the western coast of North America, having a narrow, pointed crown and yielding a soft wood used for lumber, pulp, and boxes.

Nearby words

  1. grand duke,
  2. grand falls,
  3. grand feu,
  4. grand final,
  5. grand finale,
  6. grand forks,
  7. grand guignol,
  8. grand haven,
  9. grand inquisitor,
  10. grand island

Origin of grand fir

First recorded in 1895–1900

Also called lowland fir. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019