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American lime

Definition of the noun american lime

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noun

  1. large American shade tree with large dark green leaves and rounded crown

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Google previewA Dictionary of English Names of Plants (1884)

Applied in England and Among English-speaking People to Cultivated and Wild Plants, Trees, and Shrubs by William Miller

Looseflmccred American Lime-tree americana var. pubescens. Downy- leaved American Lime-tree americana var. pubescens leptophylla. Downy Narrow leaved American Lime tree europœa. European Lime-tree, Lin, Line, Linde, ...

Google previewThe American Farmer's Encyclopedia (1858)

Embracing All the Recent Discoveries in Agricultural Chemistry, and the Use of Mineral, Vegetable and Animal Manures ... by Gouverneur Emerson

dmen'cana, American lime or linden.

Google previewArchitect's Illustrated Pocket Dictionary (2012)

by Nikolas Davies, Erkki Jokiniemi

American lime basswood American lime basswood see lime. American mahogany.

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms. Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

English: American lime, basswood, American basswood, whitewood T. caroliniana Mill. English: Carolina basswood T. chinensis Maxim. China: tuan T. cordata Miller English: small-leaved lime T. x ...

Google previewChambers's Encyclopaedia, Dictionary of Universal Knowledge, Volume VI, Humber to Malta (1901)

The American Lime ( T. americana, or T. glabra), commonly called Bass- wood in America, has larger leaves than the European species. It abounds on the shores of Lakes Erie and Ontario. Other species take its place in more western ar-d ...

Google previewCHAMBERS'S ENCYCLOPAEDIA A DICTIONARY OF UNIVERSAL KNOWLEDGE (1892)

The American Lime ( T. americana, or T. glabra), commonly called Bass- wood in America, has larger leaves than the European species. It abounds on the shores of Lakes Erie and Ontario. Other s|iecies take its place in more western axd ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Americana (1831)

A Popular Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature, History, Politics and Biography, Brought Down to the Present Time; Including a Copious Collection of Original Articles in American Biography by Thomas Gamaliel Bradford

The American lime, or bass-wood, is a large and beautiful tree, ...

Google previewAn Encyclopaedia of Trees and Shrubs (1842)

Being the Arboretum Et Fruticetum Britannicum Abridged : Containing the Hardy Trees and Shrubs of Britain, Native and Foreign, Scientifically and Popularly Described : with Their Propagation, Culture, and Uses in the Arts : and with Engravings of Nearly All Species

The American lime is readily distinguished from the European limes by the largeness of its leaves, which are 3m. to 4- in. wide, heart-shaped, acutely 106. Pills lrnzrlcinl. pointed, coarsely and mucronately serrated, deep green and glabrous on ...

Google previewThe Popular Encyclopedia (1841)

Being a General Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature, Biography, History, and Political Economy, Reprinted from the American Edition of the 'Conversations Lexicon' ... with Dissertations on the Rise and Progress of Literature by Sir Daniel Keyte Sandford, Thomas Thomson, Allan Cunningham

The American lime, or bass-wood, is a large and beautiful tree, inhabiting Canada and the northern parts of the Union, and very abundant on the borders of lakes Erie and Ontario. The leaves are cordate, acuminate, serrate, and smooth.

Google previewChemical Dictionary of Economic Plants (2001)

by Jeffrey B. Harborne, Herbert Baxter

1 American Lime see Basswood, 728 American Mandrake, 8 American Oak see Black Oak, 490 American Walnut see Black.

Google previewThe American Desk Encyclopedia (1998)

by Steve Luck

The American lime, T americana. is also called basswood.

Google previewThe Farmer's Encyclopedia (1844)

And Dictionary of Rural Affairs; Embracing All the Most Recent Discoveries in Agricultural Chemistry

Americana, American lime or linden. (See BASS-WOOD.) 6. T. pubescens, downy and ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Londinensis, or, Universal dictionary of arts, sciences, and literature (1828)

Tilia Americana, or broad-leaved American lime tree. — Flowers furnished with nectaries ; leaves deeply cordate, sharply serrate, smooth. This was brought from New England by the name of black lime; the branches being covered with a dark ...

Google previewChambers's Encyclopaedia (1890)

A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge

The American Lime (T. americana, or T. g/abra), commonly called Bass- wood in America, has larger leaves than the European species. It abounds on the shores of Lakes Erie and Ontario. Other species take its place in more westem ar.d ...

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