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Cupressus, kū-pres′us, n. the cypress genus of coniferous trees.
Some of the green or glaucous varieties of both Cupressus and Thuya will come fairly true from seed, from 40 per cent.Trees and Shrubs for English Gardens|Ernest Thomas Cook
The Cupressus, while true cypresses and important in Europe, have no significance in America.
Dwarf Cypress (Cupressus pygmæa) was formerly supposed to be a stunted form of Gowen cypress.American Forest Trees|Henry H. Gibson
It is perhaps best to confine the name cypress to the true cypress (Cupressus) and to the commercial cypress (Taxodium).