Definition of Tanekaha

1. Noun. Medium tall celery pine of New Zealand.

Exact synonyms: Phyllocladus Trichomanoides
Generic synonyms: Celery Pine



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tanekaha

tandem bicycle
tandem gait
tandem repeat
tandem repeat sequence
tandem repeat sequences
tandem trailer
tandemly
tandems
tandemwise
tandoor
tandoori
tandooris
tandoors
tandospirone
tane
tanekaha (current term)
tanespimycin
taneyamalite
tanezumab
tanga
tangalung
tangas
tanged
tangelo
tangelo tree
tangelos
tangence
tangences
tangencies

Literary usage of Tanekaha

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1. New Zealand: Her Commerce and Resources by Gildroy W. Griffin (1884)
"tanekaha bark is a product peculiar to New Zealand ; it is found in no other ... The tanekaha is a very handsome tree. It attains a height of 60 to 70 feet, ..."

2. Select Extra-tropical Plants Readily Eligible for Industrial Culture Or by Ferdinand von Mueller (1880)
"... Pitch Pino by the colonists; native name, tanekaha. This tree attains a height of 70 feet, with a straight stem of 3 feet in diameter, and furnishes a ..."

3. Monthly Consular and Trade Reports by United States Bureau of Manufactures (1884)
"tanekaha bark is a product peculiar to New Zealand. It is found in no other country in the world. During the last few years considerable quantities of it ..."

4. Austral English: A Dictionary of Australasian Words, Phrases, and Usages by Edward Ellis Morris (1898)
"(In New Zealand)— P. trichomanoides, Don. ; Maori name, tanekaha (qv); ... and often also called tanekaha. ..."

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