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  • tree
    • tree, trees[tɹiː](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a large plant, typically over four meters in height, a single trunk which grows in girth with age and branches which also grow in circumference with age
    • Example:
      • The girl loves to sit under the large tree.
  • trunk
    • trunk, trunks[tɹʌŋk](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the (usually single) upright part of a tree, between the roots and the branches
    • Example:
      • The trunk is so large that you cannot put your arms around it.
  • branch
    • branch, branches[bɹæntʃ](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the woody part of a tree arising from the trunk and usually dividing
    • Example:
      • The new tree finally grew branches.
  • leaf
    • leaf, leaves[liːf](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the usually green and flat organ that represents the most prominent feature of most vegetative plants
    • Example:
      • Many leaves turn red in the fall.
  • root
    • root, roots[ruːt](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the part of a plant, generally underground, that absorbs water and nutrients
    • Example:
      • Sometimes you can see some of the roots of a tree above the ground.
      • Homophone(s):
        route
  • twig
    • twig, twigs[twɪɡ](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a small thin branch of a tree or bush
    • Example:
      • There are two types of twig, vegetative twigs and fruiting spurs.
  • bark
    • bark, barks[bɑː(ɹ)k](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the exterior covering of the trunk and branches of a tree
    • Example:
      • Bark overlays the wood and consists of the inner bark and the outer bark.
      • Synonym(s):
        rind
  • fir
    • fir, firs[fɜː(r)](noun)
    • Definition:
      • evergreen conifers with needle-like leaves that are attached to the twig by a base that resembles a small suction cup, also having cylindrical cones
    • Example:
      • I can almost smell the fir scent.
      • Homophone(s):
        fur
  • cone
    • cone, cones[kəʊn](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the fruit of a conifer
    • Example:
      • Sean likes collecting cones.
  • oak tree
    • oak tree, oak trees(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a tree of the genus Quercus, bearing acorns and having lobed leaves
    • Example:
      • Many oak trees together look beautiful.
  • acorn
    • acorn, acorns[ˈākôrn](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the fruit of the oak, being an oval nut growing in a woody cup or cupule
    • Example:
      • Acorns take between 6 or 24 months (depending on the species) to mature.
  • beech
    • beech, beeches[biːʧ](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a tree of the genus Fagus having a smooth, light grey trunk, oval, pointed leaves and many branches
    • Example:
      • Beeches are native to temperate Europe, Asia and North America.
  • birch
    • birch, birch[bərch](noun)
    • Definition:
      • generally small to medium-size trees or shrubs, mostly of temperate climates, their simple leaves may be toothed or pointed and their fruit is a small samara
    • Example:
      • The bark of all birches is characteristically marked with long horizontal lenticels.
  • maple tree
    • maple tree, maple trees(noun)
    • Definition:
      • trees growing to 10–45 meters in height, most species are deciduous, but a few in southern Asia and the Mediterranean region are evergreen, distinguished by opposite leaf arrangement
    • Example:
      • Maple flowers are green, yellow, orange or red.
  • palm tree
    • palm tree, palm trees(noun)
    • Definition:
      • common name for a tree of the genus Arecaceae usually characterised by having a single stem or trunk, directly from which sprout several leaves or fronds giving a shape like an outstretched hand
    • Example:
      • Palm trees are often found on the beach.
 

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          root
          the part of a plant, generally underground, that absorbs water and nutrients
          fir
          evergreen conifers with needle-like leaves that are attached to the twig by a base that resembles a small suction cup, also having cylindrical cones
          tree
          a large plant, typically over four meters in height, a single trunk which grows in girth with age and branches which also grow in circumference with age
          twig
          a small thin branch of a tree or bush
          acorn
          the fruit of the oak, being an oval nut growing in a woody cup or cupule
          bark
          the exterior covering of the trunk and branches of a tree
          beech
          a tree of the genus Fagus having a smooth, light grey trunk, oval, pointed leaves and many branches
          maple tree
          trees growing to 10–45 meters in height, most species are deciduous, but a few in southern Asia and the Mediterranean region are evergreen, distinguished by opposite leaf arrangement
          trunk
          the (usually single) upright part of a tree, between the roots and the branches
          palm tree
          common name for a tree of the genus Arecaceae usually characterised by having a single stem or trunk, directly from which sprout several leaves or fronds giving a shape like an outstretched hand
          cone
          the fruit of a conifer
          leaf
          the usually green and flat organ that represents the most prominent feature of most vegetative plants
          birch
          generally small to medium-size trees or shrubs, mostly of temperate climates, their simple leaves may be toothed or pointed and their fruit is a small samara
          oak tree
          a tree of the genus Quercus, bearing acorns and having lobed leaves
          branch
          the woody part of a tree arising from the trunk and usually dividing
           
           
           
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          acorn
          the fruit of the oak, being an oval nut growing in a woody cup or cupule
          palm tree
          common name for a tree of the genus Arecaceae usually characterised by having a single stem or trunk, directly from which sprout several leaves or fronds giving a shape like an outstretched hand
          oak tree
          a tree of the genus Quercus, bearing acorns and having lobed leaves
          root
          the part of a plant, generally underground, that absorbs water and nutrients
          twig
          a small thin branch of a tree or bush
          cone
          the fruit of a conifer
          birch
          generally small to medium-size trees or shrubs, mostly of temperate climates, their simple leaves may be toothed or pointed and their fruit is a small samara
          trunk
          the (usually single) upright part of a tree, between the roots and the branches
          leaf
          the usually green and flat organ that represents the most prominent feature of most vegetative plants
          bark
          the exterior covering of the trunk and branches of a tree
          fir
          evergreen conifers with needle-like leaves that are attached to the twig by a base that resembles a small suction cup, also having cylindrical cones
          beech
          a tree of the genus Fagus having a smooth, light grey trunk, oval, pointed leaves and many branches
          maple tree
          trees growing to 10–45 meters in height, most species are deciduous, but a few in southern Asia and the Mediterranean region are evergreen, distinguished by opposite leaf arrangement
          branch
          the woody part of a tree arising from the trunk and usually dividing
          tree
          a large plant, typically over four meters in height, a single trunk which grows in girth with age and branches which also grow in circumference with age
           
           
           
         
         

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