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Adj.1.Birchen - consisting of or made of wood of the birch treebirchen - consisting of or made of wood of the birch tree
woody - made of or containing or resembling wood; "woody plants"; "perennial herbs with woody stems"; "a woody taste"
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I believe you would," cries Jones; "but that will not happen, unless you had the same birchen argument to convince me.
Anne was sitting on the big gray boulder in the orchard looking at the poem of a bare, birchen bough hanging against the pale red sunset with the very perfection of grace.
You are at the foot of Glenn's," returned the other, speaking aloud, without fear of consequences within the roar of the cataract; "and the next thing is to make a steady landing, lest the canoe upset, and you should go down again the hard road we have traveled faster than you came up; 'tis a hard rift to stem, when the river is a little swelled; and five is an unnatural number to keep dry, in a hurry-skurry, with a little birchen bark and gum.
Down nearly to the ground the pole was dressed with birchen boughs, and others of the liveliest green, and some with silvery leaves, fastened by ribbons that fluttered in fantastic knots of twenty different colors, but no sad ones.
It is not as handsomely turned as I have seen a canoe in birchen bark, but comfort may be taken in a wigwam as well as in a palace.
If the reader will picture to himself the kind of Board of Honour which amicably adjusted the difference between these two little boys, who in any other part of the world would have been amicably adjusted on two porters' backs and soundly flogged with birchen rods, he will be possessed, no doubt, with as strong a sense of its ludicrous character, as that which sets me laughing whenever its image rises up before me.
when from the sweets Of festive freedom, and domestic ease, With throbbing heart, to stern discipline Of pedagogue morose I had return'd But tho' no more his brow severe, nor dread Of birchen sceptre awes my riper age The "morose pedagogue" in question was John Crompton, master of Solihull School, who evidently exercised his arm as much as his voice.
An outbreak of KHV disease has been confirmed at Maidenhead Aquatics Wembley, The Greenhouse, Chilcot Nursery, Birchen grove, Greater London.
Instead of parents parking outside to drop off children in the mornings and afternoon, Birchen Coppice Primary School, on Woodbury Road, is organising crocodiles of children who will be picked up at official "bus stops" and walked safely to school by adults.
Modern Games: Brown Red, Birchen, Red Pyle and Black Breasted Red.
Pupils at Foley Park Community Primary School and Birchen Coppice Primary School, both in Worcestershire, were visited by officers and encouraged to design posters to spread the message about the risk of borrowing money from crooks.
Sale leader at pounds 152 was D Williams, Carnedd, Caersws, for a pen bought by TE Davies, Birchen House, Trefeglwys.