Definition of Linden tree

1. Noun. Any of various deciduous trees of the genus Tilia with heart-shaped leaves and drooping cymose clusters of yellowish often fragrant flowers; several yield valuable timber.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Linden Tree

lincosamide
lincosamides
lincosaminide O-nucleotidyltransferase
lincture
linctures
linctus
linctuses
lind
lindackerite
lindane
lindanes
lindbergite
linden
linden family
linden tree (current term)
lindens
lindera
linderas
lindgrenite
lindia
lindies
lindiform
lindorm
lindorms
lindqvistite
linds
lindsleyite
lindworm
lindworms

Literary usage of Linden tree

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1. The Practitioner by Gale Group, ProQuest Information and Learning Company (1905)
"A short time ago I was at Fribourg, in Switzerland, and saw a huge linden tree, which is said to have grown from the twig which the messenger held in his ..."

2. A Harvest of German Verse by Margarete Anna Adelheid Münsterberg (1916)
"Under the Linden-tree Under the linden-tree Upon the heath, There I lay with him.—Alas, When you go there, you'll see The flowers beneath Crushed and ..."

3. The Dublin University Magazine: A Literary and Political Journal (1861)
"At dead of night, in the pale star-light, (Sing key, ling ho, the linden tree.) A knight rode down thro' the sleeping town And Mopt 'neath the bower of ..."

4. The Woods and By-ways of New England by Wilson Flagg (1872)
"THE LINDEN-TREE. THE lime or linden tree is generally known among our countrymen as the Bass, and was not, before the present century, employed as a wayside ..."

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