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lumber1

lum·ber1

lumber1

 
pronunciation:
luhm br
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part of speech: noun
definition: logs cut into boards or beams for use in building.
The carpenter brought a truckload of lumber to build the barn.
synonyms:
wood
similar words:
boards, planks, timber
derivation: lumberer (n.)
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