capitalized : a genus of trees (family Pinaceae) that are widely distributed in the north temperate zone and have deciduous foliage in clusters of acicular leaves of different lengths on short lateral spurs or scattered singly on the terminal shoots, solitary staminate flowers, and persistent cone scales compare pseudolarix
plural -es : a tree of the genus Larix

Word History


New Latin, from Latin, larch

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“Larix.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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