What does conifer mean?

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ˈkoʊ nə fər, ˈkɒn ə-conifer

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. conifer, coniferous tree(noun)

    any gymnospermous tree or shrub bearing cones


  1. conifer(Noun)

    A plant belonging to the conifers; a cone-bearing seed plant with vascular tissue, usually a tree.

  2. Origin: From Latin conifer (bearing cones), compound of conus (cone) and ferre (to bear)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Conifer(noun)

    a tree or shrub bearing cones; one of the order Coniferae, which includes the pine, cypress, and (according to some) the yew

  2. Origin: [L. conifer; conus cone + ferre to bear: cf. F. conifre.]


  1. Conifer

    Conifer is an unincorporated town in Jefferson County, Colorado, United States. Conifer is located along U.S. Route 285 in the foothills west of Denver. The Conifer Post Office has the ZIP Code 80433.

Editors Contribution

  1. conifer

    A type of plant, shrub or tree cultivated in various species.

    Conifers are of economic value for timber and paper production and represent the largest terrestrial carbon sink.

    Submitted by MC Harmonious on April 17, 2016  

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  1. fir-cone, in force, inforce

  2. In force

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of conifer in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of conifer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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