a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
tree, tree diagramnoun
a figure that branches from a single root
Tree, Sir Herbert Beerbohm Treeverb
English actor and theatrical producer noted for his lavish productions of Shakespeare (1853-1917)
force a person or an animal into a position from which he cannot escape
plant with trees
"this lot should be treed so that the house will be shaded in summer"
chase an animal up a tree
"the hunters treed the bear with dogs and killed it"; "her dog likes to tree squirrels"
stretch (a shoe) on a shoetree
A large plant, not exactly defined, but typically over four meters in height, a single trunk which grows in girth with age and branches (which also grow in circumference with age).
Any plant that is reminiscent of the above but not classified as a tree in the strict botanical sense: for example the banana "tree".
An object made from a tree trunk and having multiple hooks or storage platforms.
He had the choice of buying a scratching post or a cat tree.
A device used to hold or stretch a shoe open.
He put a shoe tree in each of his shoes.
The structural frame of a saddle.
A connected graph with no cycles or, equivalently, a connected graph with n vertices and n-1 edges.
A recursive data structure in which each node has zero or more nodes as children.
A display or listing of entries or elements such that there are primary and secondary entries shown, usually linked by drawn lines or by indenting to the right.
We'll show it as a tree list.
Any structure or construct having branches akin to (1).
To chase (an animal or person) up a tree.
The dog treed the cat.
To place upon a tree; to fit with a tree; to stretch upon a tree.
to tree a boot
The structure or wooden frame used in the construction of a saddle used in horse riding.
any perennial woody plant of considerable size (usually over twenty feet high) and growing with a single trunk
something constructed in the form of, or considered as resembling, a tree, consisting of a stem, or stock, and branches; as, a genealogical tree
a piece of timber, or something commonly made of timber; -- used in composition, as in axletree, boottree, chesstree, crosstree, whiffletree, and the like
a cross or gallows; as Tyburn tree
a mass of crystals, aggregated in arborescent forms, obtained by precipitation of a metal from solution. See Lead tree, under Lead
to drive to a tree; to cause to ascend a tree; as, a dog trees a squirrel
to place upon a tree; to fit with a tree; to stretch upon a tree; as, to tree a boot. See Tree, n., 3
In botany, a tree is a plant with an elongated stem, or trunk, supporting leaves or branches. In some usages, the definition of a tree may be narrower, including only woody plants, only plants that are usable as lumber, only plants above a specified height or only perennial species. At its broadest, trees include the taller palms, the tree ferns, bananas and bamboo. A tree typically has many secondary branches supported clear of the ground by the trunk. This trunk typically contains woody tissue for strength, and vascular tissue to carry materials from one part of the tree to another. For most trees it is surrounded by a layer of bark which serves as a protective barrier. Below the ground, the roots branch and spread out widely; they serve to anchor the tree and extract moisture and nutrients from the soil. Above ground, the branches divide into smaller branches and shoots. The shoots typically bear leaves, which capture light energy and convert it into chemical energy by photosynthesis, providing the food needed by the tree for its growth and development. Flowers and fruit may also be present, but some trees such as conifers instead have pollen cones and seed cones, and others such as tree ferns produce spores instead.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
trē, n. a plant having a single trunk, woody, branched, and of a large size: anything like a tree: wood, as in the compounds axle-tree, saddle-tree, &c.: a cudgel: (B.) a cross.—v.t. to drive into a tree, to corner: to form on a tree.—v.i. to take refuge in a tree.—ns. Tree′-cac′tus, the giant cactus or saguaro; Tree′-calf, a light-brown calf bookbinding, stained by acids into a conventional pattern, supposed to resemble the trunk of a tree and its branches; Tree′-dove, one of many arboricole Indian pigeons; Tree′-fern, a fern with a tree-like, woody stem, and a head of fronds resembling the leaves of palms, found only in tropical countries; Tree′-frog, a family of Amphibians, more closely related in structure to the toads than to frogs proper.—adjs. Tree′less, having no trees; Trēēn, wooden, made of wood: (Spens.) of trees.—ns. Tree′nail, Tre′nail, a long wooden pin or nail to fasten the planks of a ship to the timbers; Tree′-nymph, a hamadryad; Tree′-of-lib′erty, a tree dedicated to liberty, set up in some public place; Tree′-of-life, arbor vitæ: a tree in the garden of Eden, described in Gen. ii. 9; Tree′ship, existence as a tree; Tree′-top, the top of a tree; Tree′-wor′ship, dendrolatry. [A.S. treó, treów; Ice. tré, Gr. drus, Sans. dru.]
A type of cultivar, plant and seed created and cultivated in various colors and species for various purposes.
There are so many types of trees on the Earth.Submitted by MaryC on January 25, 2020
A type of cultivar, plant and seed created and cultivated in various colors and species.
Trees are beautiful and have an amazing effect on the landscape around us.Submitted by MaryC on January 25, 2020
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Rank popularity for the word 'TREE' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1678
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Rank popularity for the word 'TREE' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1390
Rank popularity for the word 'TREE' in Nouns Frequency: #276
The numerical value of TREE in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of TREE in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
The beauty of a budding rosebud or a magnificent oak tree captures our attention and can provide peaceful diversion from our otherwise busy, stressful and fast-paced lives, if we're feeling down and unmotivated, a simple 10-minute walk outside may be just what we need to elevate our mood and catch a second wind for the work we have remaining in the day.
Planting a tree is only one step in the process.
When the police arrived, Anthony Prate was taken into custody and is currently being held in CookCounty Jail without bond. Daniels grisly death has put the spotlight back on the bizarre events leading up to the death of Anthony Prate first wife, Bridget Prate, who died in 2011. CHICAGO TODDLER UNHURT AS FATHER AND ANOTHER MAN DIE IN GUNFIRE EXCHANGE In that incident, Anthony Prate claimed Anthony Prate overheard Anthony Prate wife talking to another man and said they were plotting to kill Anthony Prate. Anthony Prate dialed 911 and demanded that both Anthony Prate wife of nearly 20 years and the man she was talking to be arrested. When authorities arrived, Bridget Prate told them it had all been a big misunderstanding and the officers left. Anthony Prate was charged with first-degree murder in the Nov. 23 death of Anthony Prate girlfriend Malgorzata Daniel, a 48-year-old nurse who authorities said was stabbed 30 times in her home. ( Cook County Jail) Less than a week later, she was dead. Police found Bridgets crumpled body under the dashboard of a car that crashed while Prate was driving. Anthony Prate told the police that Anthony Prate wife had unbuckled Bridget Prate seat belt to look for Bridget Prate purse and a water bottle just seconds before Anthony Prate lost control of the vehicle, crossed over the center line, and hit an oncoming car and a tree before coming to a stop. When paramedics arrived, three bystanders had surrounded the car while Anthony Prate attempted to give mouth-to-mouth resuscitation to Anthony Prate wife. Bridget Prate didnt have a pulse and Bridget Prate wasnt breathing. One of the bystanders said Anthony Prate, who had suffered only minor injuries, looked frantic and shocked.
The rifle, exposed for all those years to sun, wind, snow and rain, was found leaning against a tree in Great Basin National Park.
In all four incidents, bees were found near one species of tree, we have no indication that pesticides were used on the linden trees where they were found, but there has been some research suggesting that the bumblebee is not able to process the nectar in these trees.
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- شَجَرَةٌ, شَجَرٌArabic
- khoka, quqaAymara
- গাছ, বৃক্ষBengali
- ཤིངTibetan Standard
- gwezenn, gwezBreton
- arbreCatalan, Valencian
- ᒥᔅᑎᒄ, mistikCree
- дрѣвоOld Church Slavonic, Church Slavonic, Old Bulgarian
- colfen, coeden, prenWelsh
- Baum, SchuhspannerGerman
- δέντρο, δένδροGreek
- árbol, enarbolarSpanish
- دار, درخت, شجرPersian
- ajaa puuhun, puuFinnish
- vu ni kau, kauFijian
- arçon, arbreFrench
- beamWestern Frisian
- craobhScottish Gaelic
- bishiyoyi, bishiyaHausa
- עץ, עֵץHebrew
- पेड़, वृक्षHindi
- pyebwaHaitian Creole
- 木, 樹木, ツリー構造, ツリーリスト, 靴型, ツリーJapanese
- ағаш, дарақKazakh
- orpikKalaallisut, Greenlandic
- ವೃಕ್ಷ, ಮರKannada
- 나무, 낭Korean
- жыгач, даракKyrgyz
- BamLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
- дрво, калапMacedonian
- झाड, वृक्षMarathi
- pokok, pohonMalay
- imin erò ogoda, imin eroNauru
- tsin ííʼáhígíí, tsin ííʼáiiNavajo, Navaho
- mtengoChichewa, Chewa, Nyanja
- ᒥᐦᑎᐟ, mitig, ᒥᐦᑎᑯᐟ, mitigoogOjibwe, Ojibwa
- бæлас, бæласæOssetian, Ossetic
- ਪੇੜ, ਦਰੱਖ਼ਤPanjabi, Punjabi
- drzewo, prawidłoPolish
- plaunta, plànta, bos-ch, plontaRomansh
- pom, arbore, copacRomanian
- де́рево, распо́рка, дре́воRussian
- तरु, वृक्ष, कुज, द्रुमSanskrit
- muorraNorthern Sami
- drvo, дрво, stablo, стаблоSerbo-Croatian
- ගසSinhala, Sinhalese
- žlica, drevoSlovene
- dru, pemëAlbanian
- sefateSouthern Sotho
- träd, skoblockSwedish
- చెట్టు, వృక్షముTelugu
- шаҷар, дарахтTajik
- พฤกษา, ต้นไม้, เฌอ, แผนภาพต้นไม้Thai
- агач, дорTatar
- دەرەخUyghur, Uighur
- پیڑ, ورکشUrdu
- bimil, bimVolapük
- umuthi, isihlahlaZulu
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