Coniferales

plural noun
Co·nif·er·a·les | \ ˌkänəfə- ˌkōn- \

Definition of Coniferales 

: an order of chiefly evergreen gymnospermous trees and shrubs having acicular to linear or lanceolate leaves and the ovulate strobilus a woody cone or fleshy aril and comprising a variable number of families of which Taxaceae, Pinaceae, and Taxodiaceae are most generally recognized

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History and Etymology for Coniferales

New Latin, from Latin conifer + New Latin -ales

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