dawn redwood definition

  • noun:
    • A cone-bearing Chinese tree (Metasequoia glyptostroboides) associated with the redwood, having deciduous, flat, other leaves and little, globular cones. It is currently generally developed in the usa.
    • huge fast-growing Chinese monoecious tree having level bright-green deciduous leaves and tiny globular cones; commonly developed in US as an ornamental; referred to as a fossil before being found in Asia
    • A cone-bearing Chinese tree (Metasequoia glyptostroboides) related to the redwood, having deciduous, level, reverse leaves and tiny, globular cones. It is now frequently cultivated in the United States.
    • big fast-growing Chinese monoecious tree having level bright-green deciduous leaves and tiny globular cones; commonly developed in usa as an ornamental; known as a fossil before being discovered in China

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