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Definition of Fagus sylvatica

Fagus sylvatica
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.

Meaning of Fagus sylvatica from wikipedia

- ****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...
- better known ****us subgenus beeches are high-branching with tall, stout trunks and smooth silver-grey bark. The European beech (****us sylvatica) is the most...
- The weeping beech, ****us sylvatica 'Pendula', is a cultivar of the deciduous European beech. The original tree was found in the grounds of an English...
- ****us × taurica, the Crimean beech, is a deciduous tree in the beech genus ****us. The Balkan beech ****us moesiaca is considered to be the same species...
- severe damage to the American beech and also to the European beech, ****us sylvatica The beech leaf-miner weevil, a species native to Europe, has been identified...
- Northern beech (****us sylvatica) trunk in autumn...
- refer to: The Copper beech (tree) (****us sylvatica purpurea), an ornamental cultivar of the European beech (****us sylvatica) "The Adventure of the Copper Beeches"...
- base (slender, soft spines in European Beech). ****us orientalis is closely related to the ****us sylvatica (European Beech), and intergrades with it in the...
- 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...
- the ****aceae (such as ****us grandifolia, Castanea dentata and Quercus alba in the Northeastern United States, or ****us sylvatica, Quercus robur and Q....