Definition of Norway spruce in English:

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Norway spruce

noun

A long-coned European spruce that is widely grown as an ornamental and for timber and pulp.
  • Picea abies, family Pinaceae.
Example sentences
  • The nursery grows mainly white spruce, black spruce, Norway spruce, jack pine, red pine, eastern white pine, Scots pine and smaller amounts of various other species.
  • For example, in the province of Norrbotten there were twenty times as many old Scots pines and Norway spruces as there are today.
  • Several species of trees were used for this purpose, most commonly Scots pines and Norway spruces.

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Syllabification: Nor·way spruce

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