silver ash


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Noun1.silver ash - any of various timber trees of the genus Flindersia
Flindersia, genus Flindersia - small genus of Australian timber trees
Flindersia australis, flindosa, flindosy, native beech - tall Australian timber tree yielding tough hard wood used for staves etc
bunji-bunji, Flindersia schottiana - Australian timber tree whose bark yields a poison
tree - a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
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It's not just winning a silver ash tray, it's throwing yourself into the hiking straps after a perfect tack or the ecstasy of getting away with a port tack start or just being with other sailors to embellish the race over a beer.
The tone here is sleek and sophisticated, with silver ash timber flooring, warm greys and lacquered surfaces.
His arms were wind-milling their way close to our faces, a flashing cigarette cascading metallic silver ash across the floor and his half-full glass of Smirnoff.