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macrocarpa (ˌmækrəʊˈkɑːpə)
Also called: Monterey cypress a large coniferous tree of New Zealand, Cupressus macrocarpa, used for shelter belts on farms and for rough timber
[C19: from New Latin, from Greek macro- + karpos fruit]

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