sugar bush
noun Date: 1823 a woods in which sugar maples predominate

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Sugar Bush — is the name of two townships in Minnesota:* Sugar Bush Township in Becker County * Sugar Bush Township in Beltrami County Sugar Bush is also the name of a song recorded in 1952 by Doris Day and Frankie Laine.Sugar Bush is also the name of a… …   Wikipedia

  • Sugar bush — Sugar Sug ar, n. [OE. sugre, F. sucre (cf. It. zucchero, Sp. az[ u]car), fr. Ar. sukkar, assukkar, fr. Skr. [,c]arkar[=a] sugar, gravel; cf. Per. shakar. Cf. {Saccharine}, {Sucrose}.] 1. A sweet white (or brownish yellow) crystalline substance,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sugar bush — Sugar Sug ar, n. [OE. sugre, F. sucre (cf. It. zucchero, Sp. az[ u]car), fr. Ar. sukkar, assukkar, fr. Skr. [,c]arkar[=a] sugar, gravel; cf. Per. shakar. Cf. {Saccharine}, {Sucrose}.] 1. A sweet white (or brownish yellow) crystalline substance,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sugar bush — refers to a forest stand which is exploited for maple syrup. The tree canopy is dominated by sugar maple or black maple. Other tree species, if present, form only a small fraction of the total tree cover. The maples are tapped for their maple sap …   Wikipedia

  • sugar bush — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun 1. or sugar grove a. : a grove or collection of sugar maples b. : a woods in which sugar maples predominate called also sugar orchard 2 …   Useful english dictionary

  • sugar bush — /ˈʃʊgə bʊʃ/ (say shooguh boosh) noun a large shrub native to southern Africa, Protea repens, with large heads of whitish flowers which is grown in some parts of Australia. {translation of Afrikaans suikerbos, suikerbosch, from suiker sugar (from… …   Australian English dictionary

  • sugar bush — noun a) An evergreen shrub found in south western United States of America b) Forest dominated by sugar maples or other maples tapped for sugar …   Wiktionary

  • sugar-bush — noun evergreen shrub of southeastern United States with spikes of reddish yellow flowers and glandular hairy fruits • Syn: ↑sugar sumac, ↑Rhus ovata • Hypernyms: ↑sumac, ↑sumach, ↑shumac …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sugar Bush Knolls (Ohio) — Sugar Bush Knolls Villa de los Estados Unidos …   Wikipedia Español

  • Sugar Bush Township, Minnesota — Sugar Bush Township is the name of some places in the U.S. state of Minnesota: *Sugar Bush Township, Becker County, Minnesota *Sugar Bush Township, Beltrami County, Minnesota …   Wikipedia

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