Definition of birchen in English:

birchen

adjective

archaic
  • See birch

    • ‘A blade of copper could be inserted in a vertical indentation, with birchen tar and leather straps.’
    • ‘Little troughs of basswood and birchen basins were also made to receive the sweet drops as they trickled from the tree.’
    • ‘Yet the use of birchen rods for the correction of children is of very great antiquity.’
    • ‘It's not sure what he transported in the little box made of birchen bark.’

Pronunciation

birchen

/ˈbəːtʃ(ə)n/