white ash
noun Date: 1683 a North American ash (Fraxinus americana) having compound leaves with a pale green or silvery-white underside; also its hard brownish wood

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  • white ash — noun 1. small to medium sized tree of Australia and Tasmania having smooth white to light grey bark shedding in patches or strips • Syn: ↑snow gum, ↑ghost gum, ↑Eucalyptus coriacea, ↑Eucalyptus pauciflora • Hypernyms: ↑eucalyptus, ↑eucalypt, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • white-ash — ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective Etymology: white ash : made of the wood of white ash …   Useful english dictionary

  • white ash — amerikinis uosis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Alyvmedinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, medieninis, vaistinis augalas (Fraxinus americana), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Fraxinus americana angl. American ash; white ash vok.… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • white-ash — uosinis eukaliptas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Mirtinių šeimos medieninis augalas (Eucalyptus fraxinoides), paplitęs Australijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Eucalyptus fraxinoides angl. white ash šaltinis Valstybinės lietuvių kalbos komisijos… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • white ash. — See under ash2 (def. 1). [1675 85, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • white ash. — See under ash2 (def. 1). [1675 85, Amer.] …   Useful english dictionary

  • white ash herb — noun : goutweed …   Useful english dictionary

  • Municipio de White Ash (Dakota del Norte) — Municipio de White Ash Municipio de los Estados Unidos …   Wikipedia Español

  • 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… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ash — ash1 ashiness, n. ashless, adj. /ash/, n. 1. the powdery residue of matter that remains after burning. 2. Also called volcanic ash. Geol. finely pulverized lava thrown out by a volcano in eruption. 3. a light, silvery gray color …   Universalium

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