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cypress

cy·press

cypress

pronunciation:
saI prs
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: one of a group of evergreen trees having tiny scale-like leaves, or the branches or wood of such a tree.
definition 2: any of several trees unrelated to but resembling true cypresses, such as the bald cypress of the redwood family.
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The words cypress and Cyprus sound alike but have different meanings.
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