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Old English īw.

Noun

Singular
yew

Plural
s

yew (s)
  1. (countable) A tree or shrub of the genus Taxus, with dark-green flat needle like leaves and seeds bearing red arils.
  2. (uncountable) The wood of the yew.
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Adjective

yew (not comparable)

Positive
yew

Comparative
not comparable

Superlative
none (absolute)

  1. Made from the wood of the yew tree.

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