Witch-elm \Witch"-elm`\, n. (Bot.) See {Wych-elm}. [1913 Webster]

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  • witch-elm — witchˈ elm noun A less common spelling of ↑wych elm • • • Main Entry: ↑witch * * * witch elm «WIHCH EHLM», noun. = wych elm. (Cf. ↑wych elm) …   Useful english dictionary

  • witch elm — n. var. of WYCH ELM * * * …   Universalium

  • witch elm — n. var. of WYCH ELM …   English World dictionary

  • witch elm — noun Eurasian elm often planted as a shade tree • Syn: ↑wych elm, ↑Ulmus glabra • Hypernyms: ↑elm, ↑elm tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Ulmus, ↑genus Ulmus * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • witch elm — kalninė guoba statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Guobinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Ulmus glabra), paplitęs Europoje ir vakarų Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Ulmus glabra angl. European mountain elm; mountain elm; Scotch elm; wych elm; witch… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • witch-elm — /wɪtʃ ˈɛlm/ (say wich elm) noun → wych elm …   Australian English dictionary

  • witch elm — noun variant spelling of wych elm …   English new terms dictionary

  • elm tree — noun any of various trees of the genus Ulmus: important timber or shade trees • Syn: ↑elm • Hypernyms: ↑tree • Hyponyms: ↑winged elm, ↑wing elm, ↑Ulmus alata, ↑Amer …   Useful english dictionary

  • Witch-hazel — Witch ha zel, n. [See {Wych elm}, and {Hazel}.] (Bot.) The wych elm. (b) An American shrub or small tree ({Hamamelis Virginica}), which blossoms late in autumn. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • witch-hazel — witch .hazel n [U and C] [Date: 1700 1800; Origin: witch hazel type of elm tree (16 19 centuries), from witch tree with bendy branches (11 19 centuries), from Old English wice, wic] a substance used for treating small wounds on the skin, or the… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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