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birch


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Term Type

Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Preferred Term

birch

Details

Wood of the tree belonging to the genus Betula, pale to red-brown in color and used for making furniture, flooring, cabinetry, and turnery.

Variations

bouleau

Betula

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