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sequoia

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Plants
sequoiase‧quoi‧a /sɪˈkwɔɪə/ noun [countable]  HBPa tree from the western US that can grow to be very tall syn redwood
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sequoiaThey included conifers much like today's pines, cypresses and sequoias.For it crops up in the Rock-Drill Canto 87, in the 1950s: Only sequoias are slow enough.If the sequoia is the biggest living thing, the coast redwood is the tallest living thing.
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