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English noun: Christmas tree

1. Christmas tree (plant) Australian tree or shrub with red flowers; often used in Christmas decoration

SynonymsCeratopetalum gummiferum, Christmas bush

Broader (hypernym)tree

Member meronymCeratopetalum, genus Ceratopetalum

2. Christmas tree (plant) a terrestrial evergreen shrub or small tree of western Australia having brilliant yellow-orange flowers; parasitic on roots of grasses

Synonymsfire tree, flame tree, Nuytsia floribunda

Broader (hypernym)parasitic plant

Member meronymgenus Nuytsia, Nuytsia

3. Christmas tree (plant) tall timber tree of central and southern Europe having a regular crown and grey bark

SynonymsAbies alba, European silver fir

Broader (hypernym)silver fir

4. Christmas tree (plant) medium to tall fir of western North America having a conic crown and branches in tiers; leaves smell of orange when crushed

SynonymsAbies amabilis, amabilis fir, Pacific silver fir, red silver fir, white fir

Broader (hypernym)silver fir

5. Christmas tree (artifact) an ornamented evergreen used as a Christmas decoration

Broader (hypernym)decoration, ornament, ornamentation

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