Taxodiaceae

plural noun Tax·o·di·a·ce·ae \ takˌsōdēˈāsēˌē \

Definition of Taxodiaceae

: a family of evergreen or deciduous coniferous trees that includes the bald cypress and sequoia and formerly other trees and shrubs now typically placed in the family Cupressaceae

taxodiaceous

adjective

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Origin and Etymology of taxodiaceae

New Latin, from Taxodium, type genus + -aceae


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