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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.

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- The better known ****us subgenus beeches are high-branching with tall, stout trunks and smooth silver-grey bark. The European beech (****us sylvatica) is the...
- ****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...
- related to ****us grandifolia. efloras.org: range map Interactive distribution map for ****us grandifolia Bioimages.vanderbilt.edu — ****us grandifolia...
- The ****us Factory (German: ****us Fabrik or ****us Werk), a shoe last factory in Alfeld on the Leine, Lower Saxony, Germany, is an important example of early...
- ****us ferruginea may refer to one of the beech species: ****us ferruginea Dryand., a synonym for ****us grandifolia subsp. grandifolia (American beech)...
- Look up ****us or ****us in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ****us is the genus of trees commonly known as beech. ****us may also refer to: ****us (god), a...
- Celtic. Fāgus is Latin for beech. It is generally believed that ****us was the god of babies and child worship. Redheads were considered sacred to ****us, and...
- twelve known ****us of these period and majority of them are written by Jain monks. Only two ****us, Vasanta Vilas ****u and Narayana ****u, written by unknown...
- the base (slender, soft spines in European Beech). ****us orientalis is closely related to the ****us sylvatica (European Beech), and intergrades with it...
- ****us crenata, known as the Siebold's beech, ****anese beech, or buna, is a deciduous tree of the beech genus, ****us, of the family ****aceae. It is endemic...