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Definition 1: any of numerous evergreen conifers of the genus Cupressus of north temperate regions having dark scalelike leaves and rounded cones - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for cypress in the sense of this definition

(cypress is a kind of ...) any gymnospermous tree or shrub bearing cones

(... is a kind of cypress ) tall Eurasian cypress with thin grey bark and ascending branches

(... is a kind of cypress ) tall spreading evergreen found in Mexico having drooping branches; believed to have been introduced into Portugal from Goa

(... is a kind of cypress ) tall California cypress endemic on Monterey Bay; widely used for ornament as well as reforestation and shelterbelt planting

(... is a kind of cypress ) relatively low wide-spreading endemic on Guadalupe Island; cultivated for its bluish foliage

(... is a kind of cypress ) Arizona timber tree with bluish silvery foliage

(... is a kind of cypress ) rare California cypress taller than but closely related to gowen cypress and sometimes considered the same species

(... is a kind of cypress ) rare small cypress native to northern California; sometimes considered the same species as gowen cypress

(... is a kind of cypress ) small sometimes shrubby tree native to California; often used as an ornamental; in some classification systems includes the pygmy cypress and the Santa Cruz cypress

(cypress is a part of ...) the seed-producing cone of a cypress tree

(... is a member of cypress) type genus of Cupressaceae

(cypress is made of the substance ...) wood of any of various cypress trees especially of the genus Cupressus

Definition 2: wood of any of various cypress trees especially of the genus Cupressus - [noun denoting plant]

(cypress is a kind of ...) the hard fibrous lignified substance under the bark of trees

(... is a kind of cypress ) any of several evergreen trees or shrubs of Australia and northern New Caledonia

(... is a kind of cypress ) coniferous shrub or small tree with berrylike cones

(... is a kind of cypress ) either of two huge coniferous California trees that reach a height of 300 feet; sometimes placed in the Taxodiaceae

(... is a kind of cypress ) common cypress of southeastern United States having trunk expanded at base; found in coastal swamps and flooding river bottoms

(... is a kind of cypress ) smaller than and often included in the closely related Taxodium distichum

(... is a kind of cypress ) cypress of river valleys of Mexican highlands

(... is a kind of cypress ) large coniferous evergreen tree of North Africa and Spain having flattened branches and scalelike leaves yielding a hard fragrant wood; bark yields a resin used in varnishes

(... is made of the substance cypress) any of numerous evergreen conifers of the genus Cupressus of north temperate regions having dark scalelike leaves and rounded cones

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