Metasequoia


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Metasequoia:

see sequoiasequoia
, name for the redwood (Sequoia sempervirens) and for the big tree, or giant sequoia (Sequoiadendron giganteum), both huge, coniferous evergreen trees of the bald cypress family, and for extinct related species.
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Finally, the FAS-covered Ag particles aggregate on the Cu-coated steel surfaces and form the metasequoia leaf-like Ag structures.
The metasequoia leaf-like Ag structures, which are similar to the structures shown in Figs.
Jahren was excited to discover that Axel Heiberg's metasequoia trees were deciduous.
A stairway brings visitors into the Arboretum's spectacular grove of Dawn Redwood trees via an installation called meta Metasequoia.
The Metasequoia is a cedar-like tree that dominated the flora of much of what is now Oregon for 20 million years.
Metasequoia glyptostroboides--its present status in central China.
And just how does one pronounce Metasequoia glyptostroboides?
Alan Brown, R-Newport, has introduced a resolution naming the Metasequoia as Oregon's official fossil.
Neighbour Sandra Keenan, of Metasequoia in Alnmouth Road, said: "Most definitely there is a motive behind this application and we think it's housing on the field to the back.
It's the metasequoia, more poetically known as the dawn redwood.
They're lobbying the 2003 Legislature to name the Metasequoia as the Oregon State Fossil.