Definition of Colorado fir
1. Noun. Medium to tall fir of central to western United States having a narrow erect crown and soft wood.
Generic synonyms: Silver Fir
Lexicographical Neighbors of Colorado Fir
Literary usage of Colorado fir
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Annual Report by New York Zoological Society, Tennyson Society (1906)
"The remainder were white balsam, blue Norway spruce, Nordmann's silver fir, Colorado fir, red and white cedar, Austrian pine, Scotch pine, and pitch pine. ..."
2. ... The Native Races: Of the Pacific States by Hubert Howe Bancroft (1886)
"... marked and homely, with an expression generally bright and good-natured.' Ires' Colorado /fir., pp. 120-2, 12G-7. The Keres 'sind hohen Wuchses. ..."