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yew

noun [C or U] uk   us   /juː/
an evergreen tree (= one that never loses its leaves) with flat leaves like needles and small, red cones, or the wood from this tree: a yew tree a bowl made from yew
Translations of “yew”
in Vietnamese cây thủy tùng…
in Spanish tejo…
in Thai ต้นไม้ใหญ่ชนิดหนึ่งใบเล็กเรียว…
in Malaysian pokok yew…
in French if…
in German die Eibe…
in Chinese (Traditional) 紫杉, 紫杉木…
in Indonesian sejenis cemara…
in Russian тис…
in Turkish porsuk ağacı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 紫杉, 紫杉木…
in Polish cis…
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