Meaning of CYPRESS in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈsaɪprɪs ]

n. 1 any coniferous tree of the genus Cupressus or Chamaecyparis, with hard wood and dark foliage. 2 this, or branches from it, as a symbol of mourning. [ME f. OF cipres f. LL cypressus f. Gk kuparissos]

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