arborous


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Related to arborous: arborist, arboreous, arboreal, laborious, Arboreus

arborous

(ˈɑːbərəs)
adj
relating to, or formed by, trees
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.arborous - of or relating to or formed by treesarborous - of or relating to or formed by trees; "an arborous roof"
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But first from under shadie arborous roof, Soon as they forth were come to open sight Of day-spring, and the Sun, who scarce up risen With wheels yet hov'ring o're the Ocean brim, Shot paralel to the earth his dewie ray, Discovering in wide Lantskip all the East Of Paradise and EDENS happie Plains, Lowly they bow'd adoring, and began Thir Orisons, each Morning duly paid In various style, for neither various style Nor holy rapture wanted they to praise Thir Maker, in fit strains pronounc't or sung Unmeditated, such prompt eloquence Flowd from thir lips, in Prose or numerous Verse, More tuneable then needed Lute or Harp To add more sweetness, and they thus began.
To a lesser extent, there is also the possibility of legumes having suffered with the allelopathic effect coming from the arborous community (eucalyptus).
Vegetation of PF, (19[degrees]45' N - 99[degrees]59'20" W, 2 908 masl) consisted of the arborous stratus of species of Quercus (Q.