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Meaning of Ulmus hollandica

ulmus hollandica means: any of various hybrid ornamental European shade trees ranging from dwarf to tall

Meaning of Ulmus hollandica vegetata

ulmus hollandica vegetata means: erect vigorous hybrid ornamental elm tree

Meaning of Ulmus laevis

ulmus laevis means: Eurasian elm closely resembling the American elm; thrives in a moist environment

Meaning of Ulmus parvifolia

ulmus parvifolia means: small fast-growing tree native to Asia; widely grown as shelterbelts and hedges

Meaning of Ulmus procera

ulmus procera means: broad spreading rough-leaved elm common throughout Europe and planted elsewhere

Meaning of Ulmus pumila

ulmus pumila means: fast-growing shrubby Asian tree naturalized in United States for shelter or ornament

Meaning of Ulmus rubra

ulmus rubra means: North American elm having rough leaves that are red when opening; yields a hard wood

Meaning of Ulmus sarniensis

ulmus sarniensis means: a variety of the English elm with erect branches and broader leaves

Meaning of Ulmus serotina

ulmus serotina means: autumn-flowering elm of southeastern United States

Meaning of Ulmus thomasii

ulmus thomasii means: tall widely distributed elm of eastern North America

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Aldehyde

aldehyde means: any of a class of highly reactive chemical compounds; used in making resins and dyes and organic acids

Meaning of Assyriology

assyriology means: archeology of the ancient Assyrians

Meaning of Bells of ireland

bells of ireland means: aromatic annual with a tall stems of small whitish flowers enclosed in a greatly enlarged saucer-shaped or bell-shaped calyx

Meaning of Carducci

carducci means: Italian poet considered the national poet of modern Italy (1835-1907)

Meaning of Five-pointed

five-pointed means: having five points

Meaning of Godiva

godiva means: according to legend she rode naked through Coventry in order to persuade her husband not to tax the townspeople so heavily; the only person to look at her as she rode by was a man named Tom and Peeping Tom has become a synonym for voyeur (circa 1040-1080)

Meaning of Knox

knox means: Scottish theologian who founded Presbyterianism in Scotland and wrote a history of the Reformation in Scotland (1514-1572)

Meaning of Order protura

order protura means: minute wingless arthropods: telsontails

Meaning of Pilgrim

pilgrim means: someone who journeys in foreign lands

Meaning of Pilgrim

pilgrim means: someone who journeys to a sacred place as an act of religious devotion

Meaning of Pilgrim

pilgrim means: one of the colonists from England who sailed to America on the Mayflower and founded the colony of Plymouth in New England in 1620

Meaning of Rhodymeniaceae

rhodymeniaceae means: a family of protoctist

Meaning of Robustly

robustly means: in a robust manner

Meaning of Seamount

seamount means: an underwater mountain rising above the ocean floor

Meaning of Snuffer

snuffer means: a cone-shaped implement with a handle; for extinguishing candles

Meaning of Snuffer

snuffer means: a person who uses snuff

Meaning of Snuffer

snuffer means: a person who snuffs out candles

Meaning of Soutane

soutane means: a long cassock with buttons down the front; worn by Roman Catholic priests

Meaning of Supervene upon

supervene upon means: take the place or move into the position of

Meaning of Tailorbird

tailorbird means: tropical Asian warbler that stitches leaves together to form and conceal its nest

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