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false cypress

Syllabification: false cy·press

Definition of false cypress in English:

noun

A conifer of a genus that includes Lawson cypress (see Port Orford cedar).
  • Genus Chamaecyparis, family Cupressaceae
Example sentences
  • Species with random branching, such as arborvitae, juniper, yew, and false cypress, have limbs that occur all along the trunk.
  • Species with random branching, such as arborvitae, juniper, yew, and false cypress, have limbs that occur all along the trunk.
  • Explore blue, green and gold coloured varieties of false cypress (Chamaecyparis lawsoniana), or taller junipers and arborvitae (Thuja occidentalis).

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