coniferous

[ koh-nif-er-uhs, kuh- ]

adjectiveBotany.
  1. belonging or pertaining to the conifers. : Compare conifer (def. 1).

Origin of coniferous

1
First recorded in 1655–65; see origin at conifer, -ous

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British Dictionary definitions for coniferous

coniferous

/ (kəˈnɪfərəs, kɒ-) /


adjective
  1. of, relating to, or belonging to the plant phylum Coniferophyta: See conifer

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