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timber

  
  
Timber is wood that is used for building houses and making furniture. You can also refer to trees that are grown for this purpose as timber.      n-uncount  
These Severn Valley woods have been exploited for timber since Saxon times.     


timber yard        ( timber yards    plural  ) A timber yard is a place where timber is stored and sold.  
  (BRIT)      n-count  
in AM, use lumberyard     
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n.
abbr. Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement
[Leg.] Is a multinational treaty for the purpose of establishing international standards for intellectual property rights enforcement.
exp.
manufactured according to fair trade principles: équitablement fabriqué?
n.
a ban or a partial prohibition on trade of weapons with a particular country, in order to isolate it

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