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Christmas tree

n.
1. An evergreen or artificial tree decorated, as with lights and ornaments, during the Christmas season.
2. A device that consists of pipes and valves and caps a producing natural gas or oil well in order to control its flow.
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Christmas tree

n
1. (Plants) an evergreen tree or an imitation of one, decorated as part of Christmas celebrations
2. (Plants) Also called: Christmas bush Austral any of various trees or shrubs flowering at Christmas and used for decoration
3. (Plants) another name for pohutukawa
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Christ′mas tree`


n.
an evergreen tree decorated at Christmastime with ornaments and lights.
[1780–90, Amer.]
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Noun1.Christmas tree - Australian tree or shrub with red flowersChristmas tree - Australian tree or shrub with red flowers; often used in Christmas decoration
Ceratopetalum, genus Ceratopetalum - a dicotyledonous genus of the family Cunoniaceae
tree - a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
2.Christmas tree - a terrestrial evergreen shrub or small tree of western Australia having brilliant yellow-orange flowers; parasitic on roots of grasses
genus Nuytsia, Nuytsia - one species
parasitic plant - plant living on another plant and obtaining organic nutriment from it
3.Christmas tree - tall timber tree of central and southern Europe having a regular crown and grey barkChristmas tree - tall timber tree of central and southern Europe having a regular crown and grey bark
silver fir - any of various true firs having leaves white or silvery white beneath
4.Christmas tree - medium to tall fir of western North America having a conic crown and branches in tiersChristmas tree - medium to tall fir of western North America having a conic crown and branches in tiers; leaves smell of orange when crushed
silver fir - any of various true firs having leaves white or silvery white beneath
5.Christmas tree - an ornamented evergreen used as a Christmas decoration
decoration, ornament, ornamentation - something used to beautify
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Translations
vánoční stromeček
juletræ
joulukuusi
božićno drvce
クリスマスツリー
크리스마스 트리
julgran
ต้นคริสต์มาส
cây thông Giáng Sinh

Christmas tree

nalbero di Natale
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

Christmas tree

شَجَرَة عِيد الـمِيلَاد vánoční stromeček juletræ Weihnachtsbaum Χριστουγεννιάτικο δέντρο árbol de Navidad joulukuusi sapin de Noël božićno drvce albero di Natale クリスマスツリー 크리스마스 트리 kerstboom juletre choinka árvore de Natal рождественская елка julgran ต้นคริสต์มาส Noel ağacı cây thông Giáng Sinh 圣诞树
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References in classic literature ?
He used to help my father cut Christmas trees for me in Virginia, and he had not forgotten how much I liked them.
Last Christmas Eve and all Christmas Day Jurgis had toiled on the killing beds, and Ona at wrapping hams, and still they had found strength enough to take the children for a walk upon the avenue, to see the store windows all decorated with Christmas trees and ablaze with electric lights.
"Only look what is still on the ugly old Christmas tree!" said he, trampling on the branches, so that they all cracked beneath his feet.
You remember that Christmas tree of the children?--when we played blindman's buff?
Collection and removal will last until end of March.The removal of Christmas trees in the Slovak capital started on Monday, January 7, informed the municipal company Odvod a Likvidaacutecia Odu (OLO), which collects and disposes of waste.
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Households across the Teesside area are being encouraged to go green this Christmas and help support their local hospice with the fundraising initiative, which proved to be a huge success last year, with 800 Christmas trees collected and more than PS7,500 raised for the local charity.
A worker arranges Christmas trees at his nursery in Al Warsan area, Dubai.
"We've been selling and working with Christmas trees since the 1940s when my grandfather sold them at the grocery store he owned in Lansford," Botek said.
Celebrities went out of their way, channeling their creative selves in the process, to decorate their Christmas trees.
A few previous presidents probably had White House Christmas trees. When President Ulysses Grant occupied the White House in the 1870s, a "Christmas tree in the East Room bloomed in great glory," one 19th-century newspaper reported.