Definition of Himalayan cedar

1. Noun. Tall East Indian cedar having spreading branches with nodding tips; highly valued for its appearance as well as its timber.

Exact synonyms: Cedrus Deodara, Deodar, Deodar Cedar
Generic synonyms: Cedar, Cedar Tree, True Cedar

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Himalayan Cedar

Hills Hoists
Hilton's law
Hilton's method
Hilton's sac
Hilton's white line
Himachal Pradesh
Himalaya Mountains
Himalaya honeysuckle
Himalayan blackberries
Himalayan blackberry
Himalayan cedar
Himalayan field rat
Himalayan field rats
Himalayan griffon vulture
Himalayan griffon vultures
Himalayan lilac
Himalayan marmot
Himalayan marmots
Himalayan rhubarb
Himalayan shrew
Himalayan shrews
Himalayan striped squirrel
Himalayan striped squirrels

Literary usage of Himalayan cedar

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1. The Cyclopædia of India and of Eastern and Southern Asia: Commercial by Edward Balfour (1885)
"... Loudon, deodar or himalayan cedar, and in Kullu. Pinus excelsa, Wall., Kail ; grows in Kullu, not in Kelu ; grows on the north slope of ..."

2. Practical Landscape Gardening: The Importance of Careful Planning, Locating by Robert B. Cridland (1920)
"... Cotoneaster Evergreen White Azalea Oregon Grape himalayan cedar Heavenly Bamboo Japanese Flag Camellia White Peony Van Houtte'a Spiraea Single Japanese ..."

3. Pamphlets on Silviculture (1918)
"Of the evergreens the best are live oak, holly, magnolia, longleaf pine, shortleaf pine, loblolly pine, and himalayan cedar. In Central Texas the best trees ..."

4. Chamber's Encyclopaedia: A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge (1889)
"The Deodar, or himalayan cedar (Calms Deo- dam), a tree held in great veneration by the Hindus, and of which the name is properly ..."

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