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Definition of the noun acer

What does acer mean as a name of something?

noun - plural:

  • acer: acers
  • Acer: -

  1. type genus of the Aceraceae; trees or shrubs having winged fruit
    • lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
    • synonym of Acer: genus Acer
    • more generic terms: dicot genus / magnoliopsid genus = genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
    • member of: Aceraceae / family Aceraceae / maple family = a family of trees and shrubs of order Sapindales including the maples
    • member: maple = any of numerous trees or shrubs of the genus Acer bearing winged seeds in pairs


Acer a.k.a. Hyder Consulting is a multi-national advisory and design consultancy with particular specialisation in the transport, property, utilities and environmental sectors. The firm employs approximately 4,200 people across the UK, Europe, Germany, Middle East, Asia and Australia and has been listed on the London Stock Exchange since October 2002. The name Hyder is the Welsh word for "confidence".


  1. Acer is a fictional character from the 2011 film Cars 2.
  2. Acer is a fictional character from the 2013 film Leave of Absence.

Phrases with Acer

Phrases starting with the word Acer:

  1. Acer Yui
  2. Acer Hybr
  3. Acer Mono
  4. Acer Paui
  5. Acer Yuii
  6. Acer Album
  7. Acer Bedoi
  8. Acer Fabri
  9. Acer Kingi
  10. Acer Langi
  11. Acer Majus
  12. Acer Molle
  13. Acer Nanum
  14. Acer Pavia
  15. Acer Paxii
  16. Acer Saira
  17. Acer Wieri

Phrases ending with the word Acer:

  1. Aster Acer
  2. Culex Acer
  3. genus acer

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Acer

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Google previewEmerging Issues in Competition, Collusion, and Regulation of Network Industries (2011)

by Antonio Estache

Since the ACER is a new institution, this is not (yet) the case. Nevertheless, the idea that Community decisions are easier to enforce than national decisions is increasingly true across the EU. Additionally, the modelling of the relationship ...

Google previewAsia's Computer Challenge (1998)

Threat or Opportunity for the United States and the World? by Jason Dedrick, Kenneth L. Kraemer

But Acer is a true start-up company, and Shih is a true self-made man of humble origins—and the government has been willing to provide a hand when necessary . One striking impression that the authors had in talking to people in Taiwan was ...

Google previewPrivate Law in the External Relations of the EU (2016)

by Marise Cremona, Hans-w. Micklitz

ACER is a formal EU agency with legal personality established by Regulation 713/2009/EC, whose aim it is to fill the regulatory gaps.19 Its mission is to complement and coordinate the activities of national energy regulators (NRAs) at EU level ...

Google previewQuickie Science Crosswords, Quizzes, Word Searches (2016)

by Michael Fleming

Acer is the genus of ___ trees. 2. Ponderosa is a type of ___ tree. 3. ___ tree wood has been used to make baseball bats. 4. The western type of ___ tree is good for outdoor furniture, 5. This species includes the tallest trees in the world. 6 .

Google previewCalculus, Late Trans. Single (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Acer is a genus oftrees or shrubs commonly known as Maple. Maples are variously classified in a family ...

Google previewBotany of the southern states (1866)

In two parts. Part I. Structural and physiological botany and vegetable products. Part II. Descriptions of southern plants. Arranged on the natural system. Preceded by a Linnæan and a dichotomous analysis by John Darby

Acer is the genus including all maples, ru- brum is this particular kind of maple : the former is called th» generic, the latter the specific or trivial name. 309. Generic names are variously derived. Sometimes id honor of some man ; as Kalmia, ...

Google previewBehavioral Interventions for Prevention and Control of Sexually Transmitted Diseases (2008)

by Sevgi O. Aral, John M. Douglas

The ACER is the net cost of the intervention divided by the outcomes achieved, with both cost and outcomes in comparison to the baseline. Interventions with lower ACERs are relatively more efficient. The ICER is calculated by ordering the ...

Google previewJournal of the Columbus Horticultural Society (1892)

Acer is a remarkable one, including, as it does, trees of all sizes, with leaves of all hues that are bestowed upon plant foliage, and forms that are wondrously beautiful. It includes about all that can belong to trees in color and form of foliage ...

Google previewCalculus, Early Transcendentals Single Variable (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Acer is a genus oftrees or shrubs commonly known as Maple. Maples are variously classified in a family oftheir own, the Aceracei together with the Hippocastanaceae included in the family Sapindae Marginalism Marginal cost Marginal profit ...

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Trees (2005)

Volume 1: North America by M.M. Grandtner

ti Acer canadense Duhamel Acer canadense Marshall ...

Google previewThe Gardeners Dictionary (1759)

Containing the Best and Newest Methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Fruit, Flower Garden, and Nursery .... A - L by Philip Miller

ACER [fo called according to Vasius, from Acris, L. becaufe of the very great Hardnefs of its Wood]. The Maple Tree. The Charasters of this Tree are, It bath male and bermaphrodite Flowers, growing in the Jame Bunch, the Empalement of the ...

Google previewA New Pronouncing Dictionary of Medicine (1892)

Being a Voluminous and Exhaustive Hand-book of Medical and Scientific Terminology, with Phonetic Pronunciation, Accentuation, Etymology, Etc by John Marie Keating, Henry Hamilton, John Chalmers Da Costa, Frederick A. Packard


Google previewEncyclopedia of Cultivated Plants (2013)

From Acacia to Zinnia by Christopher Cumo

Acer palmatum, known as Bloodgood, has dark purple leaves. The variety Orido- nishiki has pink and cream leaves. Beni-kamachi has scarlet leaves. Shi-deshajo has pink leaves. Acer platanoides, known as the Crimson King, has, as the ...

Google previewArchitect's Illustrated Pocket Dictionary (2012)

by Nikolas Davies, Erkki Jokiniemi

maple black maple [Acer nigrum] a North American hardwood; a hard maple used for furniture and panelling. margin strip hard maple [Acer saccharum, Acer nigrum] a collective name for timber of the sugar maple and black maple of North ...

Google previewThe Universal Gardener and Botanist; Or, A General Dictionary of Gardening and Botany, Etc (1778)

by Thomas MAWE (and ABERCROMBIE (John) Horticulturist.), John ABERCROMBIE (Horticulturist.)

"Acer Pensylvanicum. Pensylvanian Mountain Maple.] Maple with leaves having three acuminated and sharply feriated lobes, and flowers produced in a raCelmu S, 'Acer Negundo. Ash-leaved Virginia Maple ] Maple with leaves compefed of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Evolution (2009)

by Stanley A. Rice

Section Cerris Ulmaceae: Ulmus Betulaceae: Betula Betulaceae: Alnus Section Alnus Section Clethropsis Salicaceae: Salix Salicaceae: Populus Section Aegiros Section Populus Aceraceae: Acer North America Fagus grandiflora Castanea ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India: Abaca to Buxus (1899)

by Sir George Watt, Edgar Thurston, T. N. Mukharji

ACER. the Sunderbuns to Malacca, and one of the most characteristic plants in that region. It makes its appearance in the swamps around Calcutta, Dum-Dum, &c. It does not appear to be put to any economic purpose, although it covers many ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India (1889)

ACER. the Sunderbuns to Malacca, and one of the most characteristic plants in that region. It makes its appearance in the swamps around Calcutta, Dum-Dum, &c. It does not appear to be put to any economic purpose, although it covers many ...

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Small photo of Organic background: dry rough bark of a century-old Acer pseudoplatanus (known as a sycamore or a sycamore maple) tree.Small photo of Purple Acer, japanese maple with raindropsSmall photo of Sycamore tree, bark. Acer pseudoplatanus L. Wooden background - texture pattern, for designersSmall photo of Young maple. Young tree. Acer platanoidesSmall photo of Acer japonicum 'Aconitifolium' or Japanese mapleSmall photo of Acer palmatum 'Nuresagi'Small photo of Japanese Maple - Acer palmatum ssp Amoenum. Womans hand holding leaf . Japanese maple (acer palmatum) turning color at fall More...

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Scrabble value of A1C3E1R1

The value of this 4-letter word is 6 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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