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English definition of “monkey-puzzle”

monkey-puzzle

noun [C]     /ˈmʌŋ.kiˌpʌz.l̩ˌtriː/
a type of large evergreen tree (= one that never loses its leaves ) with stiff branches that spread out at the side and dark green , sharp leaves Types of evergreen and coniferous tree
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