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Beech oil
Beech Beech, n.; pl. Beeches. [OE. beche, AS. b?ce; akin to D. beuk, OHG. buocha, G. buche, Icel. beyki, Dan. b["o]g, Sw. bok, Russ. buk, L. fagus, Gr. ? oak, ? to eat, Skr. bhaksh; the tree being named originally from the esculent fruit. See Book, and cf. 7th Buck, Buckwheat.] (Bot.) A tree of the genus Fagus. Note: It grows to a large size, having a smooth bark and thick foliage, and bears an edible triangular nut, of which swine are fond. The Fagus sylvatica is the European species, and the F. ferruginea that of America. Beech drops (Bot.), a parasitic plant which grows on the roots of beeches (Epiphegus Americana). Beech marten (Zo["o]l.), the stone marten of Europe (Mustela foina). Beech mast, the nuts of the beech, esp. as they lie under the trees, in autumn. Beech oil, oil expressed from the mast or nuts of the beech tree. Cooper beech, a variety of the European beech with copper-colored, shining leaves.

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- The beech blight aphid (Grylloprociphilus imbricator) is a small insect in the order Hemiptera that feed primarily on the sap of American beech trees...
- ****us sylvatica, the European beech or common beech is a deciduous tree belonging to the beech family ****aceae. ****us sylvatica is a large tree, capable...
- Compiègne. One of the most po****r products supplied by the forest was beech oil, used for cooking and folk medicines: it was bottled in prodigious quantities...
- The Beeches is a mid 19th-century painting by American artist Asher Brown Durand. Done in oil on canvas, the work depicts a forested path in the Northeastern...
- Beech Grove is a city in Marion County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city's po****tion is 14,192. The city is located within the...
- Hypsizygus tessulatus, the beech mushroom, is an edible mushroom native to East Asia. It is cultivated locally in temperate climates in Europe, North...
- known by the synonym Pongamia pinnata. Its common names include Indian beech and Pongame oiltree. Millettia pinnata is a legume tree that grows to about...
- The dwarf beech, ****us sylvatica Tortuosa Group, is a rare cultivar group of the European Beech with fewer than 1500 older specimens in Europe. It is...
- 1562), Dürer, and Lucas Cranach the Elder (1472–1553). Cranach often used beech wood—an unusual choice. In Northern Europe, poplar is very rarely found...
- difficulty of extracting the oil. Almond oil, used as an edible oil, but primarily in the manufacture of cosmetics. Beech nut oil, from ****us sylvatica nuts...