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|Noun||1.||genus Nothofagus - beeches of temperate southern hemisphere except Africa: southern beech|
hamamelid dicot genus - genus of mostly woody relatively primitive dicotyledonous flowering plants with flowers often unisexual and often borne in catkins
beech family, Fagaceae, family Fagaceae - chiefly monoecious trees and shrubs: beeches; chestnuts; oaks; genera Castanea, Castanopsis, Chrysolepis, Fagus, Lithocarpus, Nothofagus, Quercus
evergreen beech, southern beech - any of various beeches of the southern hemisphere having small usually evergreen leaves
New Zealand beech - any of several tall New Zealand trees of the genus Nothofagus; some yield useful timber