cupressinoxylon

noun
cu·pres·si·nox·y·lon | \k(y)üˌpresəˈnäksəˌlän\

Definition of cupressinoxylon 

1 capitalized : a genus of fossil plants having an internal structure similar to that of present-day Cupressus and related genera

2 plural -s : any fossil wood having this structure

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History and Etymology for cupressinoxylon

New Latin, from cupressino- (from Latin cupressinus of cypress, from cupressus cypress + -inus -ine) + -xylon

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