Found 2 items, similar to moosewood.
English → English
n 1: maple of eastern North America with striped bard and large
2-lobed leaves clear yellow in autumn [syn: moose-wood
, striped dogwood
, goosefoot maple
2: deciduous shrub of eastern North America having tough
flexible branches and pliable bark and small yellow
flowers [syn: leatherwood
English → English
, n. (Bot.)
A small branching shrub (Dirca palustris
), with a white,
soft wood, and a tough, leathery bark, common in damp woods
in the Northern United States; -- called also moosewood
(m[=a]"p'l), n. [AS. mapolder, mapulder, mapol;
akin to Icel. m["o]purr; cf. OHG. mazzaltra, mazzoltra, G.
A tree of the genus Acer
, including about fifty species.
is the rock maple
, or sugar maple
from the sap of which sugar is made, in the United States, in
great quantities, by evaporation; the red maple
or swamp maple
is Acer rubrum
; the silver maple
, Acer dasycarpum
, having fruit wooly when young; the striped maple
, Acer Pennsylvanium
, called also moosewood
common maple of Europe is Acer campestre
, the sycamore maple
is Acer Pseudo-platanus
, and the Norway maple
Note: Maple is much used adjectively, or as the first part of
a compound; as, maple tree, maple leaf, etc.
, Curled maple
, varieties of the wood of
the rock maple, in which a beautiful lustrous grain is
produced by the sinuous course of the fibers.
, Maple molasses
, Maple syrup
, or Maple sirup
, maple sap boiled to the consistency of molasses.
, sugar obtained from the sap of the sugar maple
Having stripes of different colors; streaked.
. (Zo["o]l.) See under Bass
(Bot.), a slender American tree (Acer Pennsylvanicum
) with finely striped bark. Called also
, and moosewood
. (Zo["o]l.) See under Mullet
(Zo["o]l.), the garter snake.
(Zo["o]l.), the chipmunk.