joint fir

noun

Definition of joint fir

: any of various plants of the genera Gnetum and Ephedra with small scalelike leaves resembling those of some evergreens

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History and Etymology for joint fir

joint entry 1; from the leafless jointed stems

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“Joint fir.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/joint%20fir. Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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