Definition of Pencil cedar
1. Noun. Any of several junipers with wood suitable for making pencils.
Group relationships: Genus Juniperus, Juniperus
Generic synonyms: Juniper
Specialized synonyms: Eastern Red Cedar, Juniperus Virginiana, Red Cedar, Red Juniper, Bermuda Cedar, Juniperus Bermudiana, East African Cedar, Juniperus Procera
2. Noun. Wood of a pencil cedar tree; used for making pencils.
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Literary usage of Pencil cedar
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1. Turning and Mechanical Manipulation: Intended as a Work of General Reference by Charles Holtzapffel (1846)
"<2. than the pencil cedar, but is an excellent light wood between pencil cedar and deal in general character.—(See Dr. Wallich's Collection, 202. ..."