Etymology: tymber from Old English, timber
- (uncountable) tree, Trees in a forest regarded as a source of wood.
- (uncountable) Wood that has been pre-cut and is ready for use in construction. lumber.
- (countable) A heavy wooden beam, generally a whole log that has been squared off and used to provide heavy support for things such as roof; also (historically) in the plural, as in ship's timbers.
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