Christmas tree

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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.

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

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
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

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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