Tilia Europaea
Russia Rus"sia, n. A country of Europe and Asia. [1913 Webster]

{Russia iron}, a kind of sheet iron made in Russia, having a lustrous blue-black surface.

{Russia leather}, a soft kind of leather, made originally in Russia but now elsewhere, having a peculiar odor from being impregnated with an oil obtained from birch bark. It is much used in bookbinding, on account of its not being subject to mold, and being proof against insects.

{Russia matting}, matting manufactured in Russia from the inner bark of the linden ({Tilia Europ[ae]a}). [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Tilia europaea — Tilleul commun Tilleul commun …   Wikipédia en Français

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  • Tilia ×europaea — Tilleul commun Tilleul commun …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Tilia × europaea —   Tilo híbrido de Holanda …   Wikipedia Español

  • Tilia × europaea — Holländische Linde Holländische Linde (Tilia × europaea) Systematik Unterklasse: Rosenähnliche (Rosidae) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Tilia × europaea — europinė liepa statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Liepinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, maistinis, vaistinis augalas (Tilia ×europaea), paplitęs Europoje. Naudojamas arbatai gaminti. atitikmenys: lot. Tilia × europaea; Tilia ×europaea var. pallida;… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Tilia europaea — ID 84318 Symbol Key TIEU4 Common Name common linden Family Tiliaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CT, MA, ME, OH, OR, RI Growth Habit Tree …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Tilia Europaea — Linden Lin den (l[i^]n den), n. [Orig. an adj. from lind linden tree, AS. lind; akin to D. & G. linde, OHG. linta, Icel., Sw., & Dan. lind. Cf. {Lime} linden.] (Bot.) (a) A handsome tree ({Tilia Europ[ae]a}), having cymes of light yellow flowers …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tilia europaea — Parklind …   Danske encyklopædi

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