weeping beech
weeping beech weeping beech n. a variety of European beech ({Fagus pendula}, {Fagus sylvatica} pendula) with pendulous limbs. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • weeping beech — noun variety of European beech with pendulous limbs • Syn: ↑Fagus pendula, ↑Fagus sylvatica pendula • Hypernyms: ↑beech, ↑beech tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Fagus, ↑genus Fagus …   Useful english dictionary

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  • beech — beechen, adj. beechy, adj. /beech/, n. 1. any tree of the genus Fagus, of temperate regions, having a smooth gray bark and bearing small, edible, triangular nuts. 2. Also called beechwood. the wood of such a tree. 3. any member of the plant… …   Universalium

  • beech tree — noun any of several large deciduous trees with rounded spreading crowns and smooth grey bark and small sweet edible triangular nuts enclosed in burs; north temperate regions • Syn: ↑beech • Hypernyms: ↑tree • Hyponyms: ↑common beech, ↑European… …   Useful english dictionary

  • weeping — adjective Date: before 12th century 1. tearful 2. archaic rainy 3. having slender pendent branches < a weeping beech > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • European Beech — Taxobox name = European Beech status = LR/lc image width = 240px image caption = European Beech foliage regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Fagales familia = Fagaceae genus = Fagus species = F. sylvatica… …   Wikipedia

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  • Fagus pendula — weeping beech weeping beech n. a variety of European beech ({Fagus pendula}, {Fagus sylvatica} pendula) with pendulous limbs. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Fagus sylvatica — weeping beech weeping beech n. a variety of European beech ({Fagus pendula}, {Fagus sylvatica} pendula) with pendulous limbs. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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