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  • n. Any of the genus Podocarpus of podocarp conifers.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of coniferous trees of the tribe Taxoide√¶, characterized by solitary or twin pistillate flowers surrounded by a few scales, bearing a somewhat stalked and projecting blade, which envelops the single adnate and inverted ovule.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. evergreen trees or shrubs; sometimes classified as member of the family Taxaceae

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From the genus name. (Wiktionary)

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