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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A widely planted evergreen tree (Abies nordmanniana) native to Greece, Turkey, and the Caucasus, having erect, reddish-brown cones.

Etymologies

After Alexander von Nordmann (1803-1866), Finnish naturalist.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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