Monterey cypress
noun Etymology: Monterey, California Date: 1873 a California cypress (Cupressus macrocarpa) that is endemic to the Monterey and Carmel seacoast and is often planted for ornament or in a windbreak

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  • Monterey cypress — dailusis kiparisas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Kiparisinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, medieninis augalas (Cupressus macrocarpa), paplitęs Kalifornijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Cupressus macrocarpa angl. Monterey cypress isp. ciprés Monterrey… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Monterey cypress — noun tall California cypress endemic on Monterey Bay; widely used for ornament as well as reforestation and shelterbelt planting • Syn: ↑Cupressus macrocarpa • Hypernyms: ↑cypress, ↑cypress tree …   Useful english dictionary

  • Monterey cypress — a tree, Cupressus macrocarpa, of southern California, being pyramid shaped in youth, but spreading in age: occurs naturally in only two groves on the coast of Monterey County, California, but is cultivated extensively. [1870 75] * * * …   Universalium

  • Monterey cypress — /mɒntəreɪ ˈsaɪprəs/ (say montuhray suypruhs) noun → macrocarpa …   Australian English dictionary

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  • Monterey Peninsula — Aerial view of the Monterey Peninsula The Monterey Peninsula is located on the central California coast and comprises the cities of Monterey, Carmel, and Pacific Grove, and unincorporated areas of Monterey County including the resort and… …   Wikipedia

  • cypress — cypress1 /suy preuhs/, n. 1. any of several evergreen coniferous trees constituting the genus Cupressus, having dark green, scalelike, overlapping leaves. 2. any of various other coniferous trees of allied genera, as the bald cypress. 3. any of… …   Universalium

  • Cypress — /suy preuhs/, n. a city in SW California. 40,391. * * * Any of about 20 species of ornamental and timber evergreen conifers constituting the genus Cupressus of the family Cupressaceae, which includes more than 130 species found throughout the… …   Universalium

  • cypress tree — noun any of numerous evergreen conifers of the genus Cupressus of north temperate regions having dark scalelike leaves and rounded cones (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑cypress • Hypernyms: ↑conifer, ↑coniferous tree • Hyponyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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