Fagus

noun Fa·gus \ˈfāgəs\

Definition of Fagus

  1. :  a genus of trees (family Fagaceae) having the staminate flowers in small pendulous heads and the fruit sharply 3-angled — compare castanea, quercus — see beech, copper beech

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Origin and Etymology of fagus

New Latin, from Latin, beech — more at beech


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