|  Share | Cite



Pronunciation: (red'wood"), [key]
1. a coniferous tree, Sequoia sempervirens, of California, noted for its great height, sometimes reaching to more than 350 ft. (107 m): the state tree of California.
2. its valuable brownish-red timber.
3. a red-colored wood.
4. any of various trees yielding a reddish wood.
5. any tree whose wood produces a red dyestuff.


Pronunciation: (red'wood"), [key]
adj. Scot.
1. raving mad; insane.
2. distracted with anger; furious. Also,red'wud".

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

red wolfRedwood City
See also:


Related Content