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Cypress vs. Cedar

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  • Cypress (noun)

    An evergreen coniferous tree with flattened shoots bearing small scale-like leaves, whose dark foliage is sometimes associated with mourning, in family Cupressaceae, especially the genera Cupressus and Chamaecyparis.

  • Cedar (noun)

    A coniferous tree of the genus Cedrus in the family Pinaceae.

  • Cedar (noun)

    A coniferous tree of the family Cupressaceae, especially of the genera Juniperus, Cupressus, Calocedrus, or Thuja.

  • Cedar (noun)

    A flowering tree of the family Meliaceae, especially of the genera Cedrela or ver=161015.

  • Cedar (noun)

    The aromatic wood from a Cedrus tree, or from any of several unrelated trees.

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  • Cypress (noun)

    an evergreen coniferous tree with small rounded woody cones and flattened shoots bearing small scale-like leaves.

  • Cypress (noun)

    a cypress tree, or branches from it, as a symbol of mourning.

  • Cypress (noun)

    used in names of coniferous trees of other families that resemble the cypress, e.g. swamp cypress.

  • Cedar (noun)

    any of a number of conifers which typically yield fragrant, durable timber.

Oxford Dictionary
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  • Cypress (noun)

    A coniferous tree of the genus Cupressus. The species are mostly evergreen, and have wood remarkable for its durability.

  • Cedar (noun)

    The name of several evergreen trees. The wood is remarkable for its durability and fragrant odor.

  • Cedar (adjective)

    Of or pertaining to cedar.

Webster Dictionary
  • Cypress (noun)

    wood of any of various cypress trees especially of the genus Cupressus

  • Cypress (noun)

    any of numerous evergreen conifers of the genus Cupressus of north temperate regions having dark scalelike leaves and rounded cones

  • Cedar (noun)

    any of numerous trees of the family Cupressaceae that resemble cedars

  • Cedar (noun)

    durable aromatic wood of any of numerous cedar trees; especially wood of the red cedar often used for cedar chests

  • Cedar (noun)

    any cedar of the genus Cedrus

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