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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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.
They found that the keel contained wood from a hickory tree.
Camouflaged blinds were built for cameras and operators, one of which was 40 feet up a hickory tree.
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 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.
The hickory tree does not tend to be found growing in large numbers in the open; it prefers some shade.
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.
Fifteen years ago I was asked if I would grow a hickory tree for someone, so he could use the wood for an axe handle.
Proper rustic fellows, however, know only too well that the wood of the hickory tree is tough and the nuts apparently hard to crack.
It was a long four-by-four, which had been cut out of the north side of a hickory tree a year or two before.