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Definition of Beeches
BeechesBeech 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
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
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
Cooper beech, a variety of the European beech with
copper-colored, shining leaves.
Meaning of Beeches from wikipedia
oaks and chestnuts. The southern beeches
(genus Notho****us) previously thought closely related
, are now treated
of a separate...
- common European beech
or another dwarf beech
of dwarf beeches
are always pollinated
by common European beeches because
that have been shot at Burnham Beeches
is tightly controlled
of the Beeches
' international importance
for wildlife. Filming...
- The Beeches
(Frankfort, Kentucky), a brick house
in Frankfort, Kentucky, listed
on the National Register
of Historic Places
- Perry Beeches
area of Birminghamin
the West Midlands
of England. Previously
a community school administered
City Council, Perry Beeches
- the Northeastern United
has been described
as one of Durand's earlier works
art. The Beeches
by Asher Brown
(1912), starring Georges
Tréville and directed, though
uncredited, by Adrien
Caillard, as part of the Éclair film series. The Copper Beeches
- of the old English
"dweller by the beech
tree". People called Beeching
include:- Henry Charles Beeching
(1859–1919) clergyman, author...
- the Copper Beeches
", a Sherlock Holmes story
by Arthur Conan
Doyle, part of the collection
of Sherlock Holmes
The Copper Beech
, a 1992 novel...
the ground. Young beeches prefer
and may grow poorly
in full sunlight. In a clear-cut forest
a European beech
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