Definition of Acer platanoides

1. Noun. A large Eurasian maple tree naturalized in North America; five-lobed leaves yellow in autumn; cultivated in many varieties.

Exact synonyms: Norway Maple
Generic synonyms: Maple



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Acer Platanoides

Accy
Aceh
Acehnese
Acela
Acer
Acer argutum
Acer campestre
Acer circinatum
Acer glabrum
Acer japonicum
Acer macrophyllum
Acer negundo
Acer negundo Californicum
Acer palmatum
Acer pennsylvanicum
Acer platanoides (current term)
Acer pseudoplatanus
Acer rubrum
Acer saccharinum
Acer saccharum
Acer spicatum
Aceraceae
Aces
Acetobacter
Achab
Achaea
Achaean
Achaeans
Achaemenes
Achaemenian

Literary usage of Acer platanoides

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Transactions by Massachusetts Horticultural Society (1881)
"Acer platanoides purpureum is a distinct variety of the Norway maple—as striking ... Mr. Sargent said that he had been much disappointed in Acer platanoides ..."

2. Proceedings, International Conference on Plant Breeding and Hybridization by C. Raveret-Wattel (1904)
"Referring to the Morain,— Magnolia hypoleuca, Gleditsia triacanthos, Ulmus campestris, Acer platanoides, have been introduced with more or less success. ..."

3. The Popular Science Monthly (1885)
"Perhaps it will be said that the plane-tree, which has leaves so like a maple that one species of the latter genus is named after it (Acer platanoides), ..."

4. The Popular Science Monthly by Harry Houdini Collection (Library of Congress) (1885)
"Or let ns in the same way transpose those of the Spanish chestnut ( Castanea) and those of Acer platanoides, a species of maple. I have taken specimens in ..."

5. Transactions of the Massachusetts Horticultural Society.: Horticultural Hall by Massachusetts Horticultural Society, W.D. Ticknor & Co, James Englebert Teschemacher (1879)
"Acer platanoides purpureum is a distinct variety of the Norway maple—as striking ... Mr. Sargent said that he had been much disappointed in Acer platanoides ..."

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