swamp hickory

noun
hickory of the eastern United States having a leaves with 7 or 9 leaflets and thin-shelled very bitter nuts
Hypernyms: ↑hickory, ↑hickory tree
Member Holonyms: ↑Carya, ↑genus Carya

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noun

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swamp hickory,
a species of hickory that grows in swamps and bears nuts with a bitter kernel; bitternut.

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  • Hickory — Hick o*ry, n. [North American Indian pawcohiccora (Capt. J. Smith) a kind of milk or oily liquor pressed from pounded hickory nuts. Pohickory is named in a list of Virginia trees, in 1653, and this was finally shortened to hickory. J. H. Trumbull …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hickory shad — Hickory Hick o*ry, n. [North American Indian pawcohiccora (Capt. J. Smith) a kind of milk or oily liquor pressed from pounded hickory nuts. Pohickory is named in a list of Virginia trees, in 1653, and this was finally shortened to hickory. J. H.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hickory tree — noun American hardwood tree bearing edible nuts • Syn: ↑hickory • Hypernyms: ↑nut tree • Hyponyms: ↑water hickory, ↑bitter pecan, ↑water bitternut, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hickory Hollow Natural Area Preserve — is a Natural Area Preserve located in Lancaster County, Virginia. Its 254 acres of mixed pine hardwood forest, ravines, and swampland form a habitat for various songbirds, as well as for wild turkey and a rare species of plant. The swamp itself… …   Wikipedia

  • Pignut Hickory — Taxobox name = Pignut Hickory image width = 240px image caption = regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Fagales familia = Juglandaceae genus = Carya species = C. glabra binomial = Carya glabra Pignut hickory (… …   Wikipedia

  • Nutmeg Hickory — Taxobox name = Nutmeg Hickory regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Fagales familia = Juglandaceae genus = Carya species = C. myristiciformis binomial = Carya myristiciformis binomial authority = (F.Michx.)… …   Wikipedia

  • bitter hickory — noun hickory of the eastern United States having a leaves with 7 or 9 leaflets and thin shelled very bitter nuts • Syn: ↑bitternut, ↑bitternut hickory, ↑bitter pignut, ↑swamp hickory, ↑Carya cordiformis • Hypernyms: ↑hickory, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • bitternut hickory — noun hickory of the eastern United States having a leaves with 7 or 9 leaflets and thin shelled very bitter nuts • Syn: ↑bitternut, ↑bitter hickory, ↑bitter pignut, ↑swamp hickory, ↑Carya cordiformis • Hypernyms: ↑hickory, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • bitternut hickory — karčioji karija statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Riešutmedinių šeimos medieninis augalas (Carya cordiformis), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Carya cordiformis angl. bitternut; bitternut hickory; pignut; pignut hickory; swamp… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

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