a tall, narrow fir, Abies concolor, of western North America, yielding a soft wood used for lumber, pulp, boxes, etc.
the wood of this tree.
any of various similar firs of western North America, or their wood.
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Origin of white fir
An Americanism dating back to 1880–85
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