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English definition of “conifer”

conifer

noun [C]     /ˈkɒn.ɪ.fər/ US  /ˈkɑː.nɪ.fɚ/
one of various types of evergreen tree (= one that never loses its leaves) that produce fruit in the form of conesTypes of evergreen and coniferous tree coniferous     /kəˈnɪf.ər.əs/ US  /-ɚ-/ adjective a coniferous forestTrees - general words
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