black birch


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black birch

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Noun1.black birch - common birch of the eastern United States having spicy brown bark yielding a volatile oil and hard dark wood used for furnitureblack birch - common birch of the eastern United States having spicy brown bark yielding a volatile oil and hard dark wood used for furniture
Betula, genus Betula - a genus of trees of the family Betulaceae (such as birches)
birch tree, birch - any betulaceous tree or shrub of the genus Betula having a thin peeling bark
2.black birch - birch of swamps and river bottoms throughout the eastern United States having reddish-brown bark
Betula, genus Betula - a genus of trees of the family Betulaceae (such as birches)
birch tree, birch - any betulaceous tree or shrub of the genus Betula having a thin peeling bark
Translations
Zuckerbirke
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Bently, Triterpenoid extractives in the outer bark of Betula lenta (black birch), Holzforsch., 45, 265 (1991).
Simon's Root Beer recipe, below, does not include sassafras or sarsaparilla; we opted to substitute with spicebush and black birch, as both grow in our backyard and have scents and flavors similar to those of the more traditional plants.
He attributed the partial appearance of the yellowish, inner scales of black birch buds to their inability to contain themselves--their tendency to "push out and loosen up a bit, even in winter."
Naval Observatory's] Black Birch station began in 1982, New Zealand antinuclear activists have voiced suspicion that the Navy funds the program to help target 'first-strike' missiles--those requiring high accuracy to destroy enemy missile silos....
ISLAMABAD -- Drinking black birch tea everyday can lower your risk of a heart attack just as effectively as low-dose aspirin, but without the side effects of taking a pill, a naturalist has suggested.
Other than maple and pecan products, the best remembered sweets from trees come from black birch and yellow birch--the sweet birches.
Washington, Nov 11 (ANI): Drinking black birch tea everyday can lower your risk of a heart attack just as effectively as low-dose aspirin, but without the side effects of taking a pill, a naturalist has suggested.
20 December 2010 - Northern Securities Inc has acted as agent for the initial public offering of Canadian capital-pool company Black Birch Capital Acquisition II Corp for gross proceeds of USD536,500 (EUR407,000).
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-December 20, 2010--Northern Securities handles Black Birch Capital IPO(C)2010 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.m2.com
Sometimes I rub a leaf for its licorice scent, just as I chew black birch twigs for their wintergreen taste.
Yellow and black birch were tapped like maples, producing an excellent maple syrup substitute.
The protest movement was then becoming agitated about what they suspected were links between the Black Birch observatory in Canterbury and US nuclear deterrent forces.