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Pseu·dot·suga

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Pseudotsuga, genus Pseudotsuga(noun)

    douglas fir; closely related to genera Larix and Cathaya

Freebase

  1. Pseudotsuga

    Pseudotsuga is a genus of evergreen coniferous trees in the family Pinaceae. Common names include Douglas fir, Douglas-fir, Douglas tree, and Oregon pine. Pseudotsuga menziesii is widespread in western North America and is an important source of timber. The number of species has long been debated, but two in western North America and two to four in eastern Asia are commonly acknowledged. Nineteenth-century botanists had problems in classifying Douglas-firs, due to the species' similarity to various other conifers better known at the time; they have at times been classified in Pinus, Picea, Abies, Tsuga, and even Sequoia. Because of their distinctive cones, Douglas-firs were finally placed in the new genus Pseudotsuga by the French botanist Carrière in 1867. The genus name has also been hyphenated as Pseudo-tsuga.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Pseudotsuga

    A plant genus in the family PINACEAE, order Pinales, class Pinopsida, division Coniferophyta. They are coniferous evergreen trees with long, flat, spirally arranged needles that grow directly from the branch.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Pseudotsuga in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Pseudotsuga in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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