Definition of Sweet birch

1. Noun. Common birch of the eastern United States having spicy brown bark yielding a volatile oil and hard dark wood used for furniture.

Exact synonyms: Betula Lenta, Black Birch, Cherry Birch
Group relationships: Betula, Genus Betula
Generic synonyms: Birch, Birch Tree

Definition of Sweet birch

1. Noun. A tree of the species Betula lenta, with a dark bark resembling a cherry tree's and an aromatic bark and sap used for birch beer. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Lexicographical Neighbors of Sweet Birch

sweet Mary
sweet Mary mother of God
sweet William
sweet acacia
sweet action
sweet alison
sweet almond
sweet almond oil
sweet alyssum
sweet as a nut
sweet as pie
sweet balm
sweet basil
sweet bay
sweet bells
sweet birch (current term)
sweet bread
sweet buckeye
sweet calabash
sweet calamus
sweet cheeks
sweet cherry
sweet chestnut
sweet cicely
sweet cider
sweet ciders
sweet clover
sweet coltsfoot
sweet corn

Literary usage of Sweet birch

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

1. Bulletin by United States Bureau of Plant Industry, Division of Plant Industry, Queensland (1911)
"The distillation of the oils of wintergreen and sweet birch is a further example of wild aromatic plants furnishing oils in sufficient quantities to supply ..."

2. Johnson's Materials of Construction by John Butler Johnson, Morton Owen Withey (1919)
"Yellow and sweet birch are found in the region east of the Mississippi River and north of the Gulf States, also in Southeastern Canada; Wisconsin, ..."

3. Johnson's Materials of Construction by John Butler Johnson (1918)
"Yellow and sweet birch are found in the region east of the Mississippi River and north of the Gulf States, also in Southeastern Canada; Wisconsin, ..."

4. Cyclopedia of American Agriculture: A Popular Survey of Agricultural by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1907)
"sweet birch (Ret-ula lenta). the inner lining of which is sweet and aromatic when ... The bark of the sweet birch (cherry birch or black birch) yields on ..."

5. Bulletin by United States Bureau of Plant Industry, Division of Plant Industry, Queensland (1911)
"The distillation of the oils of wintergreen and sweet birch is a further example of wild aromatic plants furnishing oils in sufficient quantities to supply ..."

6. Johnson's Materials of Construction by John Butler Johnson, Morton Owen Withey (1919)
"Yellow and sweet birch are found in the region east of the Mississippi River and north of the Gulf States, also in Southeastern Canada; Wisconsin, ..."

7. Johnson's Materials of Construction by John Butler Johnson (1918)
"Yellow and sweet birch are found in the region east of the Mississippi River and north of the Gulf States, also in Southeastern Canada; Wisconsin, ..."

8. Cyclopedia of American Agriculture: A Popular Survey of Agricultural by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1907)
"sweet birch (Ret-ula lenta). the inner lining of which is sweet and aromatic when ... The bark of the sweet birch (cherry birch or black birch) yields on ..."

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