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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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