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lumberyard

[ luhm-ber-yahrd ]
/ ˈlʌm bərˌyɑrd /
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noun
a yard where lumber is stored for sale.
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Origin of lumberyard

An Americanism dating back to 1780–90; lumber1 + yard2
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British Dictionary definitions for lumberyard

lumberyard
/ (ˈlʌmbəˌjɑːd) /

noun
US and Canadian an establishment where timber and sometimes other building materials are stored or soldAlso called (in Britain and certain other countries): timberyard
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