Definition of Podocarp

1. Noun. Any evergreen in the southern hemisphere of the genus Podocarpus having a pulpy fruit with one hard seed.

Group relationships: Genus Podocarpus, Podocarpus
Generic synonyms: Conifer, Coniferous Tree



Definition of Podocarp

1. n. A stem, or footstalk, supporting the fruit.

Definition of Podocarp

1. Noun. Any of several coniferous trees, of the genus ''Podocarpus'', from the southern hemisphere ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Podocarp

1. designating a family of evergreen trees [adj]

Medical Definition of Podocarp

1. A stem, or footstalk, supporting the fruit. Origin: Podo- + Gr. Fruit. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Podocarp

poditic
poditis
podium
podiums
podlet
podlets
podley
podleys
podlike
podo-
podobranch
podobranchia
podobranchs
podobromidrosis
podocalyxin
podocarp (current term)
podocarps
podocarpus
podocarpus family
podocarpuses
podocephalous
podocin
podocnemidid
podocnemidids
podocyte
podocytes
pododermatitis
pododynamometer
pododynia

Literary usage of Podocarp

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1. A Manual Flora of Madeira and the Adjacent Island of Porto Santo and the by Richard Thomas Lowe (1868)
"... strongly ribbed with a short oblique pale disk -like foot or podocarp at the base and 2 or 3 ..."

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