Definition of araucaria
: any of a genus (Araucaria of the family Araucariaceae, the araucaria family) of South American or Australian coniferous trees that resemble pines and are often grown as ornamentals; especially : monkey puzzle
Origin of araucaria
New Latin, from Arauco
First Known Use: 1806
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