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box elder

or box·el·der (bŏks′ĕl′dər)
n.
A small to medium-sized maple tree (Acer negundo) native to North America, having pinnately compound leaves with three to seven leaflets.

box elder

n
(Plants) a medium-sized fast-growing widely cultivated North American maple, Acer negundo, which has compound leaves with lobed leaflets. Also called: ash-leaved maple

box′ el`der


n.
a North American maple, Acernegundo, having a light gray-brown bark and coarsely toothed leaves.
[1780–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.box elder - common shade tree of eastern and central United Statesbox elder - common shade tree of eastern and central United States
maple - any of numerous trees or shrubs of the genus Acer bearing winged seeds in pairs; north temperate zone
Acer negundo Californicum, California box elder - maple of the Pacific coast of the United States; fruits are white when mature
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UMR floodplain forest is primarily composed of silver maple, green ash, and American elm, with cottonwood, black willow, river birch, swamp white oak, hackberry (Celtis occidentalis), and box elder (Acer negundo) common in some areas (Knutson and Klaas, 1998; Urich et al, 2002).
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But when the 88-yearold returned to the garden of Holy Nativity Church in Chapel House just days later, he found the box elder tree had been vandalised.
Examples include ash, poplar, willow, cedar, juniper, cottonwood, mulberry, box elder, holly, yew, pussy willow, Chinese ginkgo, and smoke tree.
In the spring, it is the time to pest-proof the areas where overwintering pests like cluster flies, brown marmorated stink bugs, box elder bugs and multicolored Asian lady beetles have used to access structures to be sealed.
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The Channel Nine commentary box elder statesman is back in the chair and behind the microphone at the MCG from Boxing Day for the fourth Ashes Test, with the team suffering from the absence of Richie Benaud, slowly recovering from his accident, and the death of Tony Greig.
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While residents of 40 homes were allowed to return to their homes on Thursday morning, residents of Box Elder Cove subdivision and homes north of Country Manor Lane continue to be evacuated.
The expansion provides high-speed network coverage within Rapid City and east along Interstate 90 to Quinn, including Ellsworth Air Force Base, Box Elder, New Underwood, and Wall.