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One entry found for yew.
Main Entry: yew
Pronunciation: primarystress
Function: noun
1 : any of a genus of evergreen trees and shrubs that are gymnosperms with short stiff flattened needlelike leaves and seeds having a red juicy covering
2 : the wood of a yew; especially : the heavy fine-grained wood of an Old World yew that is used especially for bows and small articles
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