Search Results > 1-10 of 23 relevant results
NEXT  
Search Results for “acer”
 
 
1) maple. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...maple, common name for the genus Acer of the Aceraceae, a family of deciduous trees and shrubs of the Northern Hemisphere, found mainly in temperate regions and on...

2) Sycamore and Sycomore. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...Sycamore is the plane-tree of the maple family (Acer pseudo-plat nus, or greater maple). The sycomore is the Egyptian fig-tree (Greek, sukomoros, sukos, a fig). The...

3) Eager. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...of eagre. Sharp, keen, acid; the French aigre. (Latin, crude form, acr- "acer," sharp.)"It doth possetAnd curd, like eager droppings into milk."Shakespeare: Hamlet,...

4) Norway maple. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...A tall Eurasian tree (Acer platanoides) having greenish-yellow flowers and drooping fruits with horizontally spreading wings, widely cultivated in North America as...

5) striped maple. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...An eastern North American deciduous tree (Acer pensylvanicum) having smooth bark striped with vertical white lines and roundish, three-lobed leaves. Also called moosewood....

6) Japanese maple. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...An eastern Asian shrub or small tree (Acer palmatum) widely cultivated for its decorative, deeply and palmately lobed, often reddish foliage....

7) box elder. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...A North American maple tree (Acer negundo) having pinnately compound leaves with coarsely toothed to lobed leaflets. Also called ash-leaved maple....

8) red maple. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...A medium-sized eastern North American maple (Acer rubrum) having reddish twigs and buds....

9) silver maple. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...1. A North American deciduous tree (Acer saccharinum) having palmately dissected leaves that are silvery below and light green above. 2. The hard brittle wood of...

10) maple. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...1. Any of numerous deciduous trees or shrubs of the genus Acer of the North Temperate Zone, having opposite, usually palmate leaves and long-winged fruits borne in...

Search for books related to your query at Amazon.com:
Search Now:         


NEXT  
 

Shakespeare · Bible · Strunk · Anatomy · Nonfiction · Quotations · Reference · Fiction · Poetry
© 1993–2014 Bartleby.com · [Top 150] · Subjects · Titles · Authors
Search by Thunderstone