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podocarpus

[pod-uh-kahr-puh s] /ˌpɒd əˈkɑr pəs/
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1.
any of various coniferous evergreen trees of the genus Podocarpus, of tropical and semitropical regions, especially P. macrophyllus, which is cultivated as an ornamental.
Origin of podocarpus
1880-1885
1880-85; < New Latin; see podo-, -carpous
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