Tamarack

  • 1 Tamarack — Tamarack, MN U.S. city in Minnesota Population (2000): 59 Housing Units (2000): 48 Land area (2000): 3.598216 sq. miles (9.319337 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.598216 sq. miles (9.319337 sq.… …

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  • 2 Tamarack, MN — U.S. city in Minnesota Population (2000): 59 Housing Units (2000): 48 Land area (2000): 3.598216 sq. miles (9.319337 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.598216 sq. miles (9.319337 sq. km) FIPS code …

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  • 3 Tamarack — Tam a*rack, n. (Bot.) (a) The American larch; also, the larch of Oregon and British Columbia ({Larix occidentalis}). See {Hackmatack}, and {Larch}. (b) The black pine ({Pinus Murrayana}) of Alaska, California, etc. It is a small tree with fine… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Tamarack —   [Algonkin], Amerikanische Lärche, Larix laricina, in Nordamerika heimische, bis 20 m hoch werdende Lärchenart mit schmal kegelförmiger Krone; Nadeln zu 12 30 am Kurztrieb, 2 3 cm lang, hell blaugrün; Zapfen 1 1,8 cm lang; schöner, jedoch nur… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 5 tamarack — (n.) North American red larch, 1805, probably of Algonquian origin (Cf. synonymous hackmatack, 1792, from a source akin to Abenaki akemantak a kind of supple wood used for making snowshoes ) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 tamarack — [tam′ə rak΄] n. [CdnFr tamarac: presumed to be of Algonquian orig.] 1. an American larch tree (Larix laricina), usually found in swamps 2. the wood of this tree …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 Tamarack — Ostamerikanische Lärche Ostamerikanische Lärche (Larix laricina ), Zeichnung. Systematik Klasse: Pinopsida …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 8 tamarack — Hackmatack Hack ma*tack (h[a^]k m[.a]*t[a^]k ), n. [Of American Indian origin.] (Bot.) The American larch ({Larix Americana}), a coniferous tree with slender deciduous leaves; also, its heavy, close grained timber. Called also {tamarack}. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 tamarack — noun Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1805 1. any of several American larches; especially a larch (Larix laricina) of northern North America that inhabits usually moist or wet areas 2. the wood of a tamarack …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 10 Tamarack — Mélèze laricin Mélèze laricin …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 11 tamarack — amerikinis maumedis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Pušinių šeimos medieninis, pluoštinis, vaistinis augalas (Larix laricina), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Larix laricina angl. American larch; eastern larch; hackmatack; red …

    Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • 12 tamarack — /tam euh rak /, n. 1. an American larch, Larix laricina, of the pine family, having a reddish brown bark and crowded clusters of blue green needles and yielding a useful timber. 2. any of several related, very similar trees. 3. the wood of these… …

    Universalium

  • 13 tamarack — noun Any of several North American larches, of the genus Larix; the wood from such a tree …

    Wiktionary

  • 14 tamarack — tam·a·rack || tæmÉ™ræk n. North American larch tree …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 15 tamarack — [ tamərak] noun a slender North American larch. [Larix laricina.] Origin C19: from Canad. Fr. tamarac, prob. of Algonquian origin …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 16 tamarack — n. Hackmatack, American larch, black larch (Larix pendula or Americana) …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 17 tamarack — tam·a·rack …

    English syllables

  • 18 tamarack — tam•a•rack [[t]ˈtæm əˌræk[/t]] n. 1) pln a North American larch, Larix laricina, of the pine family, having reddish brown bark and blue green needles 2) its wood • Etymology: 1795–1805; of uncert. orig …

    From formal English to slang

  • 19 tamarack — /ˈtæməræk/ (say tamuhrak) noun 1. an American larch, Larix laricina, yielding a useful timber. 2. any of several very similar related trees. 3. the wood of these trees. {Algonquian} …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 20 tamarack — n. 1 an American larch, Larix laricina. 2 the wood from this. Etymology: Amer. Ind …

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