Definition of 'cypress'
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It is an outdoor pool surrounded by picturesque cypress trees and the sun is always blazing down. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This sounds like cypress aphids, which cause brown patches of dead foliage. The Sun (2012)These are cypress aphids, which cause brown patches of dead foliage. The Sun (2011)This sounds like cypress aphids - the brown being dead growth in the foliage caused by the insects feeding. The Sun (2010)This sounds like cypress aphids. The Sun (2010)Thick stands of cypress trees T spring from the swamps on either side of the narrow channel. Times, Sunday Times (2006)In my front garden are a tall juniper and a cypress, about 25 years old. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We have few tall, pointed cypress trees to match in height and splendour those in the Como gardens. Times, Sunday Times (2013)If you're really inspired by the surroundings, try knitting a line of cypress trees into a scarf. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It's surrounded by cypress trees and pretty gardens, with an infinity pool from which to enjoy the view. Times, Sunday Times (2014)A Your conifers are being attacked by cypress aphids, which cause brown patches of dead growth. The Sun (2010)
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Used Occasionally. cypress is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'cypress'
British English: cypress NOUN
A cypress is a type of conifer.
Definition of cypress from the Collins English Dictionary
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