Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps


Noun: juniper  joo-ni-pu(r)
  1. Desert shrub of Syria and Arabia having small white flowers; constitutes the juniper of the Old Testament; sometimes placed in genus Genista
    - retem, raetam, juniper bush, Retama raetam, Genista raetam
     
  2. Coniferous shrub or small tree with berrylike cones

Derived forms: junipers

Type of: bush, cypress, shrub

Part of: genus Juniperus, genus Retama, Juniperus, Retama

Encyclopedia: Juniper, Modoc County, California