shellbark
Shagbark Shag"bark`, n. (Bot.) A rough-barked species of hickory ({Carya alba}), its nut. Called also {shellbark}. See {Hickory}. (b) The West Indian {Pithecolobium micradenium}, a legiminous tree with a red coiled-up pod. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Synonyms:
(Carya alba)


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  • Shellbark — Shell bark , n. (Bot.) A species of hickory ({Carya alba}) whose outer bark is loose and peeling; a shagbark; also, its nut. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • shellbark — ☆ shellbark [shel′bärk΄ ] n. SHAGBARK …   English World dictionary

  • shellbark — noun North American hickory having loose grey shaggy bark and edible nuts • Syn: ↑shagbark, ↑shagbark hickory, ↑shellbark hickory, ↑Carya ovata • Hypernyms: ↑hickory, ↑hickory tree • …   Useful english dictionary

  • shellbark — /shel bahrk /, n. the shagbark tree. [1750 60; SHELL + BARK2] * * * …   Universalium

  • shellbark — n. Shagbark (Carya alba) …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • shellbark — /ˈʃɛlbak/ (say shelbahk) noun → shagbark. {shell + bark2} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Shellbark Hickory — Taxobox name = Shellbark Hickory image width = 240px regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Fagales familia = Juglandaceae genus = Carya species = C. laciniosa binomial = Carya laciniosa binomial authority = (Mill …   Wikipedia

  • shellbark hickory — skiltėtoji karija statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Riešutmedinių šeimos medieninis augalas (Carya laciniosa), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Carya laciniosa angl. big shellbark; kingnut; shagbark hickory; shellbark hickory… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • shellbark hickory — noun North American hickory having loose grey shaggy bark and edible nuts • Syn: ↑shagbark, ↑shagbark hickory, ↑shellbark, ↑Carya ovata • Hypernyms: ↑hickory, ↑hickory tree • Member Holo …   Useful english dictionary

  • shellbark hickory — baltoji karija statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Riešutmedinių šeimos maistinis, medieninis augalas (Carya ovata), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Carya ovata angl. hickory; little shagbark; mockernut; shagbark hickory;… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

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