pond bald cypress

noun
common cypress of southeastern United States having trunk expanded at base; found in coastal swamps and flooding river bottoms
Hypernyms: ↑cypress
Member Holonyms: ↑Taxodium, ↑genus Taxodium

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  • pond cypress — noun smaller than and often included in the closely related Taxodium distichum • Syn: ↑bald cypress, ↑Taxodium ascendens • Hypernyms: ↑cypress • Member Holonyms: ↑Taxodium, ↑genus Taxodium * * * …   Useful english dictionary

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  • southern cypress — noun common cypress of southeastern United States having trunk expanded at base; found in coastal swamps and flooding river bottoms • Syn: ↑bald cypress, ↑swamp cypress, ↑pond bald cypress, ↑Taxodium distichum • Hypernyms: ↑cypress • …   Useful english dictionary

  • swamp cypress — noun common cypress of southeastern United States having trunk expanded at base; found in coastal swamps and flooding river bottoms • Syn: ↑bald cypress, ↑pond bald cypress, ↑southern cypress, ↑Taxodium distichum • Hypernyms: ↑cypress …   Useful english dictionary

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  • genus Taxodium — noun bald cypress; swamp cypress • Syn: ↑Taxodium • Hypernyms: ↑gymnosperm genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Cupressaceae, ↑family Cupressaceae, ↑cypress family …   Useful english dictionary

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