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  • SPRUCE spruce-fir, a coniferous tree belonging to the genus Picea, of which there are several species, such as the Norway spruce, Picea excelsa; the black spruce, Picea nigra, &c. (see FIR).
  • ARAUCARIA, a genus of coniferous trees included in the tribe Araucarineae.
  • Hood provided a backdrop to the vast acreage of coniferous forest in the Pacific north west of the USA.
  • A coniferous plantation on a long ridge from which there are great views to the north toward the rolling Cheviot Hills.
  • Most coniferous woodland in Britain will have been planted for forestry purposes.

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