Also called eastern red cedar, savin. an American, coniferous tree, Juniperus virginiana, yielding a fragrant, reddish wood used for making lead pencils, etc.
the western red cedar, Thuja plicata.
the wood of these trees.
any of several North American coniferous trees, esp Juniperus virginiana, a juniper that has fragrant reddish wood used for making pencils, and Thuja plicata, an arbor vitae
the wood of any of these trees
noun 1. a red blood cell. red cell n. See red blood cell.
noun, Informal. 1. a cent, as representative of triviality: His promise isn’t worth a red cent. noun 1. (used with a negative) (informal, mainly US) a cent considered as a trivial amount of money (esp in the phrases not have a red cent, not worth a red cent, etc) see under not worth a dime
noun, Canadian Informal. 1. the Canadian Senate chamber.
noun, Informal. 1. China, People’s Republic of. noun 1. an unofficial name for (the People’s Republic of) China Red China definition A pejorative name for the People’s Republic of China. The term mainland China is preferred.