noun Thu·jop·sis \th(y)əˈjäpsə̇s\

Definition of Thujopsis

  1. :  a genus of Japanese evergreen trees of the cypress family (Cupressaceae) that contains the hiba arborvitae as its sole member

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Origin and Etymology of thujopsis

New Latin, from Thuja + -opsis

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a trip made at another's expense

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