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Definition of the noun american laurel
What does american laurel mean as a name of something?
- a North American evergreen shrub having glossy leaves and white or rose-colored flowers
Alternative definition of the noun american laurel
- A flowering shrub, native to the eastern United States.
- synonym: mountain-laurel
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by Robert Alan Lewis
Kalmia (laurel; American laurel). a genus of mostly North American evergreen shrubs (Family Ericaceae). Poisonous species occur throughout North America, usually in moist (mesic) areas. They contain grayanotoxins, the toxic principle in ...
by Noah Webster
American laurel,or Mountain laurel, Kalmia latifolia. See under Mountain. California laurel, Umbellularia Californica.
Applied in England and Among English-speaking People to Cultivated and Wild Plants, Trees, and Shrubs by William Miller
American Laurel angustifolia. Sheep' s-poison Laurel glauca. American Swamp- Laurel latifolia. American Mountain Laurel, Calico- bush, Spoon-wood Tree rubra . Red-flowered A merican Laurel arstenia quinquenervia. Mess-Apple Kennedya ...
by Carole J. Skelly
AMERICAN LAUREL: See MOUNTAIN LAUREL. AMERICAN LINDEN TREE: See LINDEN FLOWERS. AMERICAN MANDRAKE: See MAYAPPLE. AMERICAN MISTLETOE: See MISTLETOE. AMERICAN MOUNTAIN ASH: See ROWAN.
Containing Useful Facts to Supply the Daily Need of All Classes of People by Richard Linthicum
Other names: Laurel; ivy; mountain laurel; sheep laurel; poison laurel; wood laurel: small laurel; rose laurel; high laurel; American laurel; poison ivy: ivy bush; ivy wood: big ivy; ...
The American Medical Lexicon (1811)
On the Plan of Quincy's Lexicon Physico-medicum, with Many Retrenchments, Additions, and Improvements; Comprising an Explanation of the Etymology and Signification of the Terms Used in Anatomy, Physiology, Surgery, Materia Medica, Chemistry, and the Practice of Physic. Compiled from the Most Approved Authorities
Kalmia, American laurel. A genus in Linnaeus's botany. Kelh, the rough or unpurified mineral alkali. It is the soda obtained from marine plants by burning, not yet filtered, purified and crystallized, but blended with ashes and carbone. Kelh-wort.
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1914)
by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith
The American laurel (c) The oleander. — Sassafras-laurel, the California laurel, Umbellularia Californiea.— Small laurel, ( a) The American laurel (b) The laurel-magnolia, Magnolia Virpiniana.- Sweet laurel ...
Comprehending All the Modern Improvements in the Art; Whether in the Raising of the Various Esculent Vegetables, Or in the Forcing and Managing of Different Sorts of Fruits and Plants, and that of Laying Out, Ornamenting, and Planting, Gardens and Pleasure Grounds: with Correct Engravings ... from Original Drawings by Sydenham Edwards by R. W. Dickson, Sydenham Edwards
Alexandrina Laurel, Dwarf American Laurel, Sea-side Laurel, Spurge Laureoln . Laurel-leaved Tulip Tree Lauro-ceraaus Laurustinus leadwort Leather Wood Ledon Leek Lemon Tree hutisc Leopard's Bane Leopard's Bane, Mountain Lettuce ...
by John Henry Clarke
American Laurel. Calico Bush. (Rocky sterile hills, near water, in New England States. Flowers May and June.) ...
A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature, Science, History, Geography, Commerce, Biography, Discovery and Invention... with New American Supplement, Complete in Thirty Volumes
American Laurel, xxvii, 473; Kalmia. American Medical Association, xxviii, 59; hledical associations in U. S. American Medical College Association, xxviii, 62; Medical education in U. S. American Railway Union, xxvi, 374; Debs, Eugene V.
Containing a Concise Explanation of All the Terms Used in Medicine, Surgery, Pharmacy, Botany, Natural History, Chymistry, and Materia Medica by John Redman Coxe
кита, American laurel. Kal/111011121, resin. Kumar, silver. Катит, ferment. датам, а ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica, Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature (1823)
KALMrA, or Dwarf American Laurel. Four species -, viz. latifolia, angustifolia, glauca, hirsuta. N. Amer. 865. LEnUM, or Ma'jb Cffius. Three species; viz. palustre, latifolium, buxifolium.
by William Rossiter
J= American Laurel= Calico-bush: a plant belonging to Ericaceaa.
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American laurel Meaning
Video shows what American laurel means. A flowering shrub, native to the eastern United States Kalmia latifolia. American laurel synonyms: mountain-laurel, ...
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