podocarpus definition

  • noun:
    • the genus Podocarpus of podocarp conifers.
    • A genus of coniferous woods of this tribe Taxoideæ, described as individual or twin pistillate plants enclosed by a couple of machines, bearing a somewhat stalked and projecting blade, which envelops the solitary adnate and inverted ovule.
    • evergreen woods or shrubs; occasionally categorized as family member Taxaceae

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