What is another word for sequoiadendron?

3 synonyms found


[ sˌɛkwɔ͡ɪədˈɛndɹən], [ sˌɛkwɔ‍ɪədˈɛndɹən], [ s_ˌɛ_k_w_ɔɪ_ə_d_ˈɛ_n_d_ɹ_ə_n]

Sequoiadendron is a scientific name for a type of tree commonly known as giant sequoia. Some of the synonyms for this word include Sierra redwood, big tree, mammoth tree, and Wellingtonia. These names are derived from the massive size and height of these trees, which are found primarily on the western slopes of the Sierra Nevada mountains in California. Other lesser-known synonyms for sequoiadendron include Sequoia giganteum, Sequoia sempervirens, and redwood. Despite the variation in nomenclature, however, these trees remain iconic symbols of strength and resilience, often inspiring awe and reverence from those who encounter them.

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What are the hypernyms for Sequoiadendron?

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What are the hyponyms for Sequoiadendron?

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  • hyponyms for sequoiadendron (as nouns)

What are the holonyms for Sequoiadendron?

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What are the meronyms for Sequoiadendron?

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