Striped Striped, a. Having stripes of different colors; streaked. [1913 Webster]

{Striped bass}. (Zo["o]l.) See under {Bass}.

{Striped maple} (Bot.), a slender American tree ({Acer Pennsylvanicum}) with finely striped bark. Called also {striped dogwood}, and {moosewood}.

{Striped mullet}. (Zo["o]l.) See under {Mullet}, 2.

{Striped snake} (Zo["o]l.), the garter snake.

{Striped squirrel} (Zo["o]l.), the chipmunk. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Moosewood — may refer to: Acer pensylvanicum, a species of maple known variously as striped maple, moosewood and moose maple Viburnum lantanoides, a species of shrub in the family Caprifoliaceae Dirca, a genus of deciduous shrubs in the family Thymelaeaceae …   Wikipedia

  • Moosewood — Moose wood , n. (Bot.) (a) The striped maple ({Acer Pennsylvanicum}). (b) Leatherwood. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • moosewood — pensilvaninis klevas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Klevinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Acer pensylvanicum), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Acer pensylvanicum angl. goosefoot; moose bark maple; moosewood; moosewood maple; …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • moosewood — Leatherwood Leath er*wood , n. (Bot.) A small branching shrub ({Dirca palustris}), with a white, soft wood, and a tough, leathery bark, common in damp woods in the Northern United States; called also {moosewood}, and {wicopy}. Gray. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • moosewood — Maple Ma ple (m[=a] p l), n. [AS. mapolder, mapulder, mapol; akin to Icel. m[ o]purr; cf. OHG. mazzaltra, mazzoltra, G. massholder.] (Bot.) A tree of the genus {Acer}, including about fifty species. {Acer saccharinum} is the {rock maple}, or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • moosewood — /moohs wood /, n. 1. See striped maple. 2. leatherwood. [1770 80, Amer.; MOOSE + WOOD1] * * * …   Universalium

  • moosewood — noun a) Striped maple (Acer pensylvanicum) b) Hobblebush, Viburnum lantanoides …   Wiktionary

  • moosewood — n. type of eastern North American maple tree; type of eastern North American shrub …   English contemporary dictionary

  • moosewood — noun 1. maple of eastern North America with striped bark and large two lobed leaves clear yellow in autumn • Syn: ↑moose wood, ↑striped maple, ↑striped dogwood, ↑goosefoot maple, ↑Acer pennsylvanicum • Hypernyms: ↑maple …   Useful english dictionary

  • Moosewood Restaurant — Restaurant information Street address 215 N. Cayuga Street City Ithaca, New York …   Wikipedia

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