Definitions for tamarackˈtæm əˌræk

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

tam•a•rackˈtæm əˌræk(n.)

  1. a North American larch, Larix laricina, of the pine family, having reddish brown bark and blue-green needles.

    Category: Plants

  2. its wood.

Origin of tamarack:

1795–1805; of uncert. orig.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. American larch, tamarack, black larch, Larix laricina(noun)

    medium-sized larch of Canada and northern United States including Alaska having a broad conic crown and rust-brown scaly bark

Wiktionary

  1. tamarack(Noun)

    Any of several North American larches, of the genus Larix; the wood from such a tree

  2. Origin: Supposed to derive from some Algonquian word.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tamarack(noun)

    the American larch; also, the larch of Oregon and British Columbia (Larix occidentalis). See Hackmatack, and Larch

  2. Tamarack(noun)

    the black pine (Pinus Murrayana) of Alaska, California, etc. It is a small tree with fine-grained wood

Freebase

  1. Tamarack, Edmonton

    Tamarack is a residential neighbourhood in southeast Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. It was established in 2006 through the adoption of the Tamarack Neighbourhood Area Structure Plan. Tamarack is bound by Whitemud Drive to the north, 17 Street NW to the west, the future realignment of 23 Avenue NW to the south, and a Canadian National rail line to the east. The Fulton Marsh Natural Area Reserve is located to the northeast in Maple, across the CN line. RioCan Meadows, a shopping centre, is located to the northwest in Larkspur, across 17 Street NW.


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