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Beech

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Noun

1. beech, beech tree

any of several large deciduous trees with rounded spreading crowns and smooth grey bark and small sweet edible triangular nuts enclosed in burs; north temperate regions

2. beech, beechwood

wood of any of various beech trees; used for flooring and containers and plywood and tool handles

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Beech

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noun
1. 
any N temperate tree of the genus Fagus, esp F. sylvatica of Europe, having smooth greyish bark: family Fagaceae
2. 
any tree of the related genus Nothofagus, of temperate Australasia and South America
3. 
the hard wood of any of these trees, used in making furniture, etc
4.  copper beech

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Beech

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adjective
1. 
designating a family (Fagaceae, order Fagales) of dicotyledonous trees, including the oaks and chestnuts
noun
2. 
any of a genus (Fagus) of trees of the beech family, with smooth, gray bark, hard wood, dark-green leaves, and edible three-cornered nuts
3. 
the wood of the trees of this genus

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Beech

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n.
1.
a. Any of various deciduous trees of the genus Fagus having smooth gray bark, alternate simple leaves, and three-sided nuts enclosed in prickly burs, including F. sylvatica of Europe and its many cultivated forms, and F. grandifolia of eastern North America.
b. The wood of any of these trees, used for flooring, containers, plywood, and tool handles.

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