Definition of Tilia. Meaning of Tilia. Synonyms of Tilia

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Definition of Tilia

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Tilia Til"i*a, n. [L., linden. Cf. Teil.] (Bot.) A genus of trees, the lindens, the type of the family Tiliace[ae], distinguished by the winglike bract coalescent with the peduncle, and by the indehiscent fruit having one or two seeds. There are about twenty species, natives of temperate regions. Many species are planted as ornamental shade trees, and the tough fibrous inner bark is a valuable article of commerce. Also, a plant of this genus.
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Tiliaceous Til`i*a"ceous, a. [OE. tilia the linden tree.] (Bot.) Of, pertaining to, or resembling, a natural order of plants (Tiliace[ae]) of which the linden (Tilia) is the type. The order includes many plants which furnish a valuable fiber, as the jute.
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Basswood Bass"wood`, n. (Bot.) The bass (Tilia) or its wood; especially, T. Americana. See Bass, the lime tree. All the bowls were made of basswood, White and polished very smoothly. --Longfellow.

Meaning of Tilia from wikipedia

- Tilia is a genus of about 30 species of trees or bushes, native throughout most of the temperate Northern Hemisphere. The tree is known as linden for...
- Tilia cordata (small-leaved lime, occasionally little-leaf or littleleaf linden or small-leaved linden or traditionally in English, pry) is a species...
- Tilia americana is a species of tree in the family Malvaceae, native to eastern North America, from southeast Manitoba east to New Brunswick, southwest...
- Tilia tomentosa, known as silver linden in the US and silver lime in the UK, is a species of flowering plant in the family Malvaceae, native to southeastern...
- Tilia miqueliana is a species of linden. In ****an, Tilia miqueliana is among hibakujumoku plants. "Database of Hibaku Jumoku Atomic-Bombed Trees of Hiroshima"...
- Tilia platyphyllos (large-leaved lime or large-leaved linden) is a species of flowering plant in the family Malvaceae (Tiliaceae). It is a deciduous tree...
- Tilia × europaea, generally known as the common lime (British Isles) or common linden, is a naturally occurring hybrid between Tilia cordata (small-leaved...
- Tilia caroliniana Mill. is a species of tree in the family Malvaceae native to the southern and south-eastern states of the U.S., and Mexico. T. caroliniana...
- Tilia amurensis, the Amur lime or Amur linden, is a species of Tilia native to eastern Asia. It differs from the better-known Tilia cordata in having...
- Treze Tílias (German: Dreizehnlinden, literally "Thirteen Lindens") is a muni****lity located in the state of Santa Catarina, South Region, Brazil. It...
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