brittle willow


brittle willow
noun
large willow tree with stiff branches that are easily broken
Hypernyms: ↑willow, ↑willow tree
Member Holonyms: ↑Salix, ↑genus Salix

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noun

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brittle willow,
= crack willow. (Cf.crack willow)

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  • willow tree — noun any of numerous deciduous trees and shrubs of the genus Salix • Syn: ↑willow • Hypernyms: ↑tree • Hyponyms: ↑osier, ↑white willow, ↑Huntingdon willow, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • willow — willowlike, adj. willowish, adj. /wil oh/, n. 1. any tree or shrub of the genus Salix, characterized by narrow, lance shaped leaves and dense catkins bearing small flowers, many species having tough, pliable twigs or branches used for wickerwork …   Universalium

  • snap willow — noun large willow tree with stiff branches that are easily broken • Syn: ↑crack willow, ↑brittle willow, ↑Salix fragilis • Hypernyms: ↑willow, ↑willow tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Salix …   Useful english dictionary

  • crack willow — noun large willow tree with stiff branches that are easily broken • Syn: ↑brittle willow, ↑snap willow, ↑Salix fragilis • Hypernyms: ↑willow, ↑willow tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Salix …   Useful english dictionary

  • crack willow — noun A species of willow native to Europe and western Asia, Salix fragilis. Syn: brittle willow …   Wiktionary

  • crack willow — trapusis gluosnis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Gluosninių šeimos dekoratyvinis, medieninis, vaistinis, medingas augalas (Salix fragilis), paplitęs Europoje ir vakarų Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Salix fragilis angl. brittle willow; crack… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • crack willow — noun a large willow of damp or riverside habitats, with long glossy leaves and brittle branches. [Salix fragilis.] …   English new terms dictionary

  • genus Salix — noun a large and widespread genus varying in size from small shrubs to large trees: willows • Syn: ↑Salix • Hypernyms: ↑hamamelid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Salicaceae, ↑family Salicaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Salix — noun a large and widespread genus varying in size from small shrubs to large trees: willows • Syn: ↑genus Salix • Hypernyms: ↑hamamelid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Salicaceae, ↑family Salicaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary