Virginia+creeper

  • 1 Virginia creeper — Virginia Vir*gin i*a, n. One of the States of the United States of America. a. Of or pertaining to the State of Virginia. [1913 Webster] {Virginia cowslip} (Bot.), the American lungwort ({Mertensia Virginica}). {Virginia creeper} (Bot.), a common …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Virginia creeper — ☆ Virginia creeper n. WOODBINE (sense 2) …

    English World dictionary

  • 3 Virginia creeper — * For the plant: Parthenocissus quinquefolia * For the other plant: Parthenocissus vitacea * For the Civil War General: George B. McClellan * For the album: Virginia Creeper (album) * For the trail: Virginia Creeper Trail * For the railroad:… …

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  • 4 Virginia creeper — UK [və(r)ˌdʒɪnɪə ˈkriːpə(r)] / US [vəˈdʒɪnjə ˌkrɪpər] noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms Virginia creeper : singular Virginia creeper plural Virginia creepers a plant that grows upwards by fixing itself to walls or trees. It has leaves that… …

    English dictionary

  • 5 Virginia creeper — penkialapis vynvytis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Vynmedinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis nuodingas augalas (Parthenocissus quinquefolia), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Parthenocissus quinquefolia angl. American ivy;… …

    Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • 6 Virginia-creeper — penkialapis vynvytis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Vynmedinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis nuodingas augalas (Parthenocissus quinquefolia), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Parthenocissus quinquefolia angl. American ivy;… …

    Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • 7 Virginia creeper — vynvytis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Vynmedinių (Vitaceae) šeimos augalų gentis (Parthenocissus). atitikmenys: lot. Parthenocissus angl. American ivy; ampelopsis; Virginia creeper vok. Jungfernrebe; wilder Wein; Zaunrebe rus.… …

    Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

  • 8 Virginia creeper — noun Date: 1704 a common North American tendril climbing vine (Parthenocissus quinquefolia) of the grape family with palmately compound leaves and bluish black berries called also woodbine …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 9 Virginia creeper — a climbing plant, Parthenocissus quinquefolia, of the grape family, native to North America, having palmate leaves, usually with five leaflets, and bluish black berries. Also called American ivy, ivy vine. [1660 70, Amer.] * * * ▪ plant also… …

    Universalium

  • 10 virginia creeper — vir|gin|i|a creep|er [və:ˌdʒıniə ˈkri:pə US və:rˌdʒıniə ˈkri:pər] n [U and C] a garden plant that grows up walls and has large leaves that turn deep red in autumn …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11 Virginia creeper — Vir|gin|ia creep|er [ və dʒınjə ,kripər ] noun count or uncount a plant that grows upward by fixing itself to walls or trees. It has leaves that turn red in the fall …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 12 Virginia creeper — noun a North American vine which is cultivated for its red autumn foliage. [Parthenocissus quinquefolia and other species.] …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 13 virginia creeper — noun (C, U) a garden plant that grows up walls and has large leaves that turn deep red in autumn; woodbine AmE …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 Virginia creeper — Virgin′ia creep′er n. pln a North American climbing plant, Parthenocissus quinquefolia, of the grape family, having palmate leaves, usu. with five leaflets, and bluish black berries • Etymology: 1660–70, amer …

    From formal English to slang

  • 15 Virginia creeper — /vədʒɪniə ˈkripə/ (say vuhjineeuh kreepuh) noun a climbing plant, Parthenocissus quinquefolia, and other species of Parthenocissus, of North America and elsewhere, having palmate leaves, usually with five leaflets, and bluish black berries …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 16 Virginia creeper — noun common North American vine with compound leaves and bluish black berrylike fruit (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑American ivy, ↑woodbine, ↑Parthenocissus quinquefolia • Hypernyms: ↑vine • Member Holonyms: ↑ …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 17 Virginia Creeper Trail — The Virginia Creeper Trail is a convert|35|mi|adj=on multi purpose rail trail in southwestern Virginia from Abingdon, to the North Carolina state line near Whitetop, Virginia. HistoryThe trail runs along a right of way dating to the 1880 s mdash; …

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  • 18 Virginia Creeper (album) — Infobox Album Name = Virginia Creeper Type = studio Artist = Grant Lee Phillips Released = Start date|2004|02|24 Recorded = Genre = Folk Length = 48:04 Label = Zoë Producer = Grant Lee Phillips Reviews = *Allmusic rating|4|5… …

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  • 19 Virginia Creeper (railroad) — The Virginia Creeper was a mountain railroad, connecting Abingdon, Virginia, to Elkland, North Carolina. The railroad was in operation from 1907 to 1977, hauling lumber, iron ore, and passengers up very steep grades deriving its name from the… …

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  • 20 virginia creeper leafhopper — noun Usage: usually capitalized V : a jassid bug (Erythroneura ziczac) that is highly destructive to Virginia creeper in parts of the United States …

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