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noun [countable/uncountable] softwood pronunciation in British English /ˈsɒftˌwʊd/
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pluralsoftwoods
  1. wood that can be cut easily and is cheap to produce because it comes from trees such as pines or firs that grow quickly
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    1. a.
      [countable] a tree that has this type of wood

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