Tender+twigs+of+shrubs+and+trees

  • 1browse — I. n. Tender twigs of shrubs and trees. II. v. a. Nibble, crop, feed upon. III. v. n. 1. Feed on browse. 2. (Colloq.) Live precariously …

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  • 2browse — browser, n. /browz/, v., browsed, browsing, n. v.t. 1. to eat, nibble at, or feed on (leaves, tender shoots, or other soft vegetation). 2. to graze; pasture on. 3. to look through or glance at casually: He s browsing the shelves for something to… …

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  • 3browse — [c]/braʊz / (say browz) verb (browsed, browsing) –verb (t) 1. (of cattle, deer, etc.) to nibble at; eat from. 2. (of cattle, deer, etc.) to feed on; pasture on; graze. 3. Computers to search for information on (the internet) using a browser.… …

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  • 4browse — [[t]braʊz[/t]] v. browsed, brows•ing, n. 1) to eat, nibble at, or feed on (foliage, berries, etc.) 2) to graze; pasture on 3) to look through or glance at casually 4) to feed on or nibble at foliage, lichen, berries, etc 5) to graze 6) to glance… …

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  • 5Crataegus — Hawthorn Fruit of four different species of Crataegus Scientific classification Kingdom …

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  • 6homopteran — /heuh mop teuhr euhn, hoh /, adj. 1. homopterous. n. 2. a homopterous insect. [1835 45; see HOMOPTEROUS, AN] * * * ▪ insect order Introduction   any of more than 32,000 species of sucking insects, the members of which exhibit considerable… …

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  • 7Chestnut — For other uses of chestnut , see Chestnut (disambiguation). For other uses of chinquapin or chinkapin , see Chinquapin (disambiguation). Chestnut Sweet Chestnut Castanea sativa Scientific clas …

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  • 8Banksia sessilis — B. sessilis var. cordata Scientific classification …

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  • 9Glossary of wildland fire terms — The following is a glossary of wildland fire terms. Except where noted, terms are taken from a 1998 Fireline Handbook transcribed for a Conflict 21 counter terrorism studies website by the Air National Guard. [… …

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  • 10porcupine — /pawr kyeuh puyn /, n. any of several rodents covered with stiff, sharp, erectile spines or quills, as Erethizon dorsatum of North America. [1375 1425; late ME porcupyne, var. of porcapyne; r. porke despyne < MF porc d espine thorny pig. See PORK …

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  • 11Maconellicoccus hirsutus — Taxobox image caption = Female name = Maconellicoccus hirsutus regnum = Animalia phylum = Arthropoda classis = Insecta ordo = Hemiptera familia = Pseudococcidae genus = Maconellicoccus species = M. hirsutus binomial = Maconellicoccus hirsutus&#8230; …

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  • 12Browse — (brouz), n. [OF. brost, broust, sprout, shoot, F. brout browse, browsewood, prob. fr. OHG. burst, G. borste, bristle; cf. also Armor. brousta to browse. See {Bristle}, n., {Brush}, n.] The tender branches or twigs of trees and shrubs, fit for the …

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  • 13browse — I. verb (browsed; browsing) Etymology: Middle English brouusen, probably from Anglo French brouts Date: 15th century transitive verb 1. a. to consume as browse b. graze 2. to look over casually …

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