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giant sequoia

Syllabification: gi·ant se·quoi·a

Definition of giant sequoia in English:

noun

Another term for giant redwood (see redwood).
Example sentences
  • The giant sequoias, which are found on the Sierra Nevada's western slopes in Sequoia National Forest, can grow to be taller than the Statue of Liberty and live for more than 3,000 years.
  • You'll find spectacular caverns, giant sequoias, award-winning wineries, and year-round recreational opportunities and cultural events.
  • Those who make it all the way to the legendary grove will be amply rewarded: Here stand 500 giant sequoias, some of the largest living trees known to man.

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