1. [ noun ] wood of a yew; especially the durable fine-grained light brown or red wood of the English yew valued for cabinetwork and archery bows
Related terms: wood
2. [ noun ] (botany) any of numerous evergreen trees or shrubs having red cup-shaped berries and flattened needlelike leaves
Related terms: conifer stinking_cedar Old_World_yew Pacific_yew Japanese_yew Florida_yew New_Caledonian_yew white-berry_yew California_nutmeg Taxaceae
Similar spelling:   ye