Fraxinus excelsior

Fraxinus excelsior
Fraxinus Frax"i*nus, prop. n. [L., the ash tree.] (Bot.) A genus of deciduous forest trees, found in the north temperate zone, and including the true ash trees. [1913 Webster]

Note: {Fraxinus excelsior} is the European ash; {Fraxinus Americana}, the white ash; {Fraxinus sambucifolia}, the black ash or water ash. [1913 Webster]

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  • Fraxinus excelsior — Foliage and immature fruit Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae …   Wikipedia

  • Fraxinus excelsior —   Fresno norteño …   Wikipedia Español

  • Fraxinus excelsior — Frêne élevé Pour les articles homonymes, voir Excelsior …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Fraxinus excelsior — Gemeine Esche Gemeine Esche (Fraxinus excelsior) Systematik Klasse: Dreifurchenpollen Zweikeimblättrige (Rosopsida) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Fraxinus excelsior — paprastasis uosis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Alyvmedinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, medieninis, vaistinis nuodingas augalas (Fraxinus excelsior), paplitęs Europoje ir vakarų Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Fraxinus excelsior angl. ash; common… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Fraxinus excelsior — Ash Ash ([a^]sh), n. [OE. asch, esh, AS. [ae]sc; akin to OHG. asc, Sw. & Dan. ask, Icel. askr, D. esch, G. esche.] 1. (Bot.) A genus of trees of the Olive family, having opposite pinnate leaves, many of the species furnishing valuable timber, as… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Fraxinus excelsior — ID 35653 Symbol Key FREX80 Common Name European ash Family Oleaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CT, KY, MA, NY, OH Growth Habit Tree Durat …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Fraxinus excelsior — …   Википедия

  • Fraxinus excelsior — Crispa Krøl ask …   Danske encyklopædi

  • Fraxinus excelsior — noun tall ash of Europe to the Caucasus having leaves shiny dark green above and pale downy beneath • Syn: ↑European ash, ↑common European ash • Hypernyms: ↑ash, ↑ash tree …   Useful english dictionary

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