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English noun: mountain ash

1. mountain ash (plant) any of various trees of the genus Sorbus

Broader (hypernym)angiospermous tree, flowering tree

Narrower (hyponym)American mountain ash, European mountain ash, rowan, rowan tree, service tree, sorb apple, sorb apple tree, Sorbus americana, Sorbus aucuparia, Sorbus domestica, Sorbus sitchensis, Western mountain ash

Member meronymgenus Sorbus, Sorbus

2. mountain ash (plant) tree having wood similar to the alpine ash; tallest tree in Australia and tallest hardwood in the world

SynonymsEucalyptus regnans

Broader (hypernym)eucalypt, eucalyptus, eucalyptus tree

3. mountain ash (plant) low-growing ash of Texas

SynonymsFraxinus texensis

Broader (hypernym)ash, ash tree

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