family Pinaceae


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Noun1.family Pinaceae - a family of Pinaceaefamily Pinaceae - a family of Pinaceae      
gymnosperm family - a family of gymnosperms
Coniferales, order Coniferales - profusely branching and chiefly evergreen trees and some shrubs having narrow or needlelike leaves
genus Pinus, Pinus - type genus of the Pinaceae: large genus of true pines
genus Larix, Larix - larches
genus Pseudolarix, Pseudolarix - one species: golden larch
Abies, genus Abies - true firs
Cedrus, genus Cedrus - true cedars
genus Picea, Picea - a genus of temperate and Arctic evergreen trees (see spruce)
genus Tsuga, Tsuga - hemlock; hemlock fir; hemlock spruce
genus Pseudotsuga, Pseudotsuga - douglas fir; closely related to genera Larix and Cathaya
genus Cathaya - one species; related to Pseudotsuga and Larix
genus Keteleeria - a genus of keteleeria
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Pine--Any cone-bearing, evergreen tree with needle-shaped leaves, of the genus Pinus, family Pinaceae.
The family Pinaceae had the largest number of representatives with four genera (Abies, Picea, Pinus, and Pseudotsuga), comprising 10 species.
Alpine Fir--Abies lasiocarpa; an ornamental, pyramid-shaped evergreen tree, of the family Pinaceae, of western America; also called Arizona fir, mountain balsam, Rocky Mountain fir.

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