taxodium

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the genus name.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • /tækˈsoʊdiəm/

Noun[edit]

taxodium (plural taxodiums)

  1. Any of the genus Taxodium of flood-tolerant conifers in the cypress family.
    • 2009 July 16, Penelope Green, “Feathering Her Nest”, New York Times:
      It was a bright July morning, and she was showing off her garden, a “Through the Looking Glass” landscape of taxodium, cryptomeria and juniper, alliums, corkscrew grass and ostrich ferns []