deodar

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Related to deodars: Cedrus deodara

deodar

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deodar cedar:

see cedarcedar,
common name for a number of trees, mostly coniferous evergreens. The true cedars belong to the small genus Cedrus of the family Pinaceae (pine family). All are native to the Old World from the Mediterranean to the Himalayas, although several are cultivated
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deodar

a Himalayan cedar, Cedrus deodara, with drooping branches
References in classic literature ?
Then the sun came out, and drew forth the good incense of the deodars and the rhododendrons, and that far-off, clean smell which the Hill people call "the smell of the snows.
Hundreds of dressed deodar logs had caught on a snag of rock, and the river was bringing down more logs every minute to complete the blockade.
But the biggest prize is the deeply silent Landour walk that takes you through deodars, oaks, pines, firs and rhododendrons.