Definition of timberline in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈtɪmbəlʌɪn/


chiefly North American
Another term for treeline.
Example sentences
  • He and I go right, then circle back toward her slowly, arduously, along the timberline.
  • Benton guided the paint around the scrub pine which marked the beginning of the timberline, careful to stay on the thin trail now under two inches of fresh snow.
  • In winters with heavy snowfall, they will often move below the timberline.

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