Coniferales

plural noun Co·nif·er·a·les

Definition of Coniferales

  1. :  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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Origin and Etymology of coniferales

New Latin, from Latin conifer + New Latin -ales


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