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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to or part of trees or shrubs bearing cones and evergreen leaves.

Usage examples (35)
  • There is very little wildlife around Entwistle due mainly to the tall coniferous trees leaving the ground cover very dark.
  • You can't grow wheat in coniferous soils.
  • "coniferous," and such words, remarkably well, considering they did not care two straws about them.
  • Mr. Lake: Are there any coniferous trees in that forest? for more
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