macrozamia definition

  • noun:
    • A genus of gymnosperms of the normal purchase Cycadaceæ, the tribe Encephalarteæ, while the sub-tribe Euencephalarteæ, described as the female cones having hard peltate scales, usually created into an erect acuminate blade.
    • any treelike cycad associated with the genus Macrozamia having erect trunks and pinnate leaves and large cones with often delicious peanuts; Australian Continent

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