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Sitka

Saltos de línea: Sitka
Pronunciación: /ˈsɪtkə
 
/
(also Sitka spruce)

Definición de Sitka en inglés:

sustantivo

A fast-growing North American spruce tree, widely cultivated for its strong lightweight timber.
  • Picea sitchensis, family Pinaceae
Example sentences
  • The forests of the Pacific Northwest and northern California are known for giant ancient trees such as Sitka spruce and sequoia (redwoods).
  • The Octopus Tree, an ancient Sitka spruce with massive branches that rise up around a low central trunk like the arms of a candelabra, is a five-minute walk from the parking lot.
  • Forests of mostly Sitka and Norway spruce are felled.

Origen

late 19th century: named after Sitka, a town in Alaska.

Words that rhyme with Sitka

kibitka

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