Definition of false cypress in English:

false cypress

noun

  • A conifer of a genus that includes Lawson cypress (see Port Orford cedar)

    • ‘Explore blue, green and gold coloured varieties of false cypress (Chamaecyparis lawsoniana), or taller junipers and arborvitae (Thuja occidentalis).’
    • ‘Species with random branching, such as arborvitae, juniper, yew, and false cypress, have limbs that occur all along the trunk.’