shagbark hickory
noun Date: 1751 a hickory (Carya ovata) of eastern North America with sweet edible nuts and a gray shaggy outer bark that peels off in long strips; also its wood

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

  • shagbark 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)

  • shagbark 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)

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

  • Hickory — Taxobox name = Hickory image width = 230px image caption = Hickory at Morton Arboretum Accession 29 U 10 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Fagales familia = Juglandaceae genus = Carya genus authority = Nutt.… …   Wikipedia

  • hickory nut — noun small hard shelled nut of North American hickory trees especially the shagbark hickories • Hypernyms: ↑edible nut • Part Holonyms: ↑shagbark, ↑shagbark hickory, ↑shellbark, ↑shellbark hickory, ↑Carya ovata, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • hickory tree — noun American hardwood tree bearing edible nuts • Syn: ↑hickory • Hypernyms: ↑nut tree • Hyponyms: ↑water hickory, ↑bitter pecan, ↑water bitternut, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • hickory — /hik euh ree, hik ree/, n., pl. hickories. 1. any of several North American trees belonging to the genus Carya, of the walnut family, certain species of which bear edible nuts or yield a valuable wood. Cf. pecan, shagbark. 2. the wood of any of… …   Universalium

  • shagbark — /ˈʃægbak/ (say shagbahk) noun US 1. Also, shagbark hickory. a species of hickory, Carya ovata, with rough bark, yielding light coloured, ellipsoidal, slightly angular nuts, but most valued for its wood. 2. Also, shagbark hickory. the wood. 3. the …   Australian English dictionary

  • 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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