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noun as in vegetation

noun as in wood

noun as in wood/woods

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Shrubs and small trees dot a parched landscape along the road from Turbat to the border.

Mistletoes infections can kill individual trees and stands of trees, and most mistletoe species attack specific tree species.

Unfortunately, that means suppressing fire or cutting down all the pretty uninfected trees can cause mistletoe outbreaks.

Mistletoes on mesquite trees in central Mexico have been linked to a greater abundance of tropical bird species.

Working with Spanish cooperage Tevasa, they turn 150 year old trees into casks.

She came to know the peculiarities of nearly all native trees.

Beginning with single twigs and working over them patiently she at length painted whole trees, and later animals.

A far-off volley rumbled over the plain, and a few birds stirred uneasily among the trees.

They found a few belated sowars of the 3d Cavalry, who took refuge in a wood, and the artillery opened fire at the trees!

It was a cloudy, stormy evening: high wind was blowing, and the branches of the trees groaned and creaked above our heads.


On this page you'll find 31 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to trees, such as: flora, greenery, crops, flowers, grasses, and herbage.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.