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lumber in Forestry topic

lumberlumber2 noun [uncountable] 🔊 🔊 1 lumber.jpg TAFpieces of wood used for building, that have been cut to specific lengths and widths syn timber2 British English informalTHING large objects that are no longer useful or wanted
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lumberI love these woods, even as we harvest lumber from them.Fast-growing forest trees could do more than increase the world's sup ply of lumber and pulp.Only a pile of broken concrete, loose bricks and splintered lumber remained.