hickory tree

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Noun1.hickory tree - American hardwood tree bearing edible nutshickory tree - American hardwood tree bearing edible nuts
Carya, genus Carya - genus of large deciduous nut-bearing trees; United States and China
hickory - valuable tough heavy hardwood from various hickory trees
bitter pecan, Carya aquatica, water bitternut, water hickory - hickory of southern United States having many narrow leaflets and rather bitter nuts
brown hickory, Carya glabra, pignut, pignut hickory, black hickory - an American hickory tree having bitter nuts
bitter hickory, bitter pignut, bitternut, bitternut hickory, Carya cordiformis, swamp hickory - hickory of the eastern United States having a leaves with 7 or 9 leaflets and thin-shelled very bitter nuts
big shagbark, big shellbark, big shellbark hickory, Carya laciniosa, king nut, king nut hickory - hickory of the eastern United States resembling the shagbark but having a much larger nut
Carya myristicaeformis, Carya myristiciformis, nutmeg hickory - hickory of southern United States and Mexico having hard nutmeg-shaped nuts
Carya ovata, shagbark, shagbark hickory, shellbark, shellbark hickory - North American hickory having loose grey shaggy bark and edible nuts
big-bud hickory, black hickory, Carya tomentosa, mockernut, mockernut hickory, white-heart hickory - smooth-barked North American hickory with 7 to 9 leaflets bearing a hard-shelled edible nut
nut tree - tree bearing edible nuts
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We lost a hickory tree in Superstorm Sandy in 2011, so that wood is perfectly aged now and is great for smoking meats on our fieldstone fireplace grill.
Works to 1 x hickory tree to include height reduction by 2m and various works, plus works to 2 x Acer trees to include 1m reduction and various works - Tree Preservation Order.
Another one of the most highly prized hardwoods for use in heating comes from the hickory tree. Hickory wood is famous for its density and strength, all factors that make it an ideal candidate for home heating use.
Yet, there was no relationship between territory size and the hickory tree group (the next highest prey-rich group).
The display incorporated bark and sculpted segments from a massive 150-year-old shagbark hickory tree that fell in a storm near Seneca Falls, N.Y.
They found that the keel contained wood from a hickory tree. This wood comes from just two places: East Asia and eastern North America.
Camouflaged blinds were built for cameras and operators, one of which was 40 feet up a hickory tree. An additional blind was built for the remote-control truck.
Riches from Rags AS any pub quiz enthusiast will know, legendary trainer Vincent O'Brien saddled only one winner of the 1,000 Guineas at Newmarket: Glad Rags in 1966, owned by American breeder Alice du Pont Mills - whose Hickory Tree Farm also, incidentally, campaigned Mr Greeley's sire Gone West.
A stem section from a hickory tree (Carya spp.) naturally infested with a white-rot decay fungus (species not determined) was collected from the forest.
A rustic cherry and maple ladder leads to a sleeping loft, the floor of which, is made of thick hickory boards milled from a nearby shagbark hickory tree. Windows can be propped open with stainless hardware lifted from an old Lyman fishing boat.
As we climbed into the plush hickory tree, the temperature was a sweltering 85 degrees.
"I'll race you to the old hickory tree," Pigtail said.