Definition of Red ash
1. Noun. Smallish American tree with velvety branchlets and lower leaf surfaces.
Generic synonyms: Ash, Ash Tree
Specialized synonyms: Fraxinus Pennsylvanica Subintegerrima, Green Ash
Lexicographical Neighbors of Red Ash
Literary usage of Red ash
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Pennsylvania Trees by Joseph Simon Illick, Pennsylvania Dept. of Forestry (1914)
"DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS—The red ash can be distinguished at any season ... The leaflets of the red ash are decidedly stalked while those of the Black ..."
2. Transactions of the American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical and (1886)
"Lorberry Red-Ash.—"It burns with a little flame, and is much in request for ... The Wyoming red-ash is similar in its general characteristics to the ..."
3. The Principal Species of Wood: Their Characteristic Properties by Charles Henry Snow (1908)
"red ash (local and common Brown Ash (Mo.), River Ash (RI, Ont.). Ash (Nebr.). name). Black Ash (NJ). Locality. New Brunswick to Florida, ..."
4. South Eastern Reporter by West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, West Publishing Company, South Carolina Supreme Court (1920)
"Thereupon the plaintiff moved the court to require the Carter red ash Collieries Company to again plead, and that the writ of inquiry be executed, ..."
5. The North American Sylva, Or, A Description of the Forest Trees, of the by François André Michaux, Augustus Lucas Hillhouse (1819)
"It is commonly called red ash , and frequently Ash. Like the White Ash it ... The red ash is a beautiful tree , rising perpendicularly to the height of 60 ..."
6. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1901)
"Of the timber trees, constituting the first list, box elder, red ash, green ash, white elm, hackberry, cottonwood and probably black willow and almond ..."