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Hemlock Hem"lock, n. [OE. hemeluc, humloc, AS. hemlic, hymlic.] 1. (Bot.) The name of several poisonous umbelliferous herbs having finely cut leaves and small white flowers, as the Cicuta maculata, bulbifera, and virosa, and the Conium maculatum. See Conium. Note: The potion of hemlock administered to Socrates is by some thought to have been a decoction of Cicuta virosa, or water hemlock, by others, of Conium maculatum. 2. (Bot.) An evergreen tree common in North America (Abies, or Tsuga, Canadensis); hemlock spruce. The murmuring pines and the hemlocks. --Longfellow. 3. The wood or timber of the hemlock tree. Ground hemlock, or Dwarf hemlock. See under Ground.


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- the word hemlock may refer to: plants : tsuga , a genus of coniferous trees. several poisonous plants in the apiaceae family conium , two
- tsuga canadensis, also known as eastern hemlock or canadian hemlock, and in the french-speaking regions of canada as pruche du canada, is a
- the common name hemlock is derived from a perceived similarity in the smell of its crushed foliage to that of the unrelated plant poison
- tsuga heterophylla, the western hemlock, is a species of hemlock native to the west coast of north america, with its northwestern limit on
- to europe and the mediterranean region as conium maculatum (known popularly as hemlock), and to southern africa as conium chaerophylloides.
- cicuta, commonly known as water hemlock, is a small genus of four species of highly poisonous plant s in the family apiaceae .
- hemlock is an unincorporated community in richland township , saginaw county in the u.s. state of michigan . it is also a census-
- hemlock is a heavy metal band from las vegas, nevada the band has been together for more than 17 years (placing their origin circa 1993
- hemlock lake is one of the minor finger lakes . it is mostly located in livingston county, new york , south of rochester , with a portion
- (including cilantro ), cumin , dill , fennel , hemlock , lovage , queen anne's lace , parsley , parsnip , sea holly , and the now extinct silphium .


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Spruce Spruce, n. [OE. Spruce or Pruse, Prussia, Prussian. So named because it was first known as a native of Prussia, or because its sprouts were used for making, spruce beer. Cf. Spruce beer, below, Spruce, a.] 1. (Bot.) Any coniferous tree of the genus Picea, as the Norway spruce (P. excelsa), and the white and black spruces of America (P. alba and P. nigra), besides several others in the far Northwest. See Picea. 2. The wood or timber of the spruce tree. 3. Prussia leather; pruce. [Obs.] Spruce, a sort of leather corruptly so called for Prussia leather. --E. Phillips. Douglas spruce (Bot.), a valuable timber tree (Pseudotsuga Douglasii) of Northwestern America. Essence of spruce, a thick, dark-colored, bitterish, and acidulous liquid made by evaporating a decoction of the young branches of spruce. Hemlock spruce (Bot.), a graceful coniferous tree (Tsuga Canadensis) of North America. Its timber is valuable, and the bark is largely used in tanning leather. Spruce beer. [G. sprossenbier; sprosse sprout, shoot (akin to E. sprout, n.) + bier beer. The word was changed into spruce because the beer came from Prussia (OE. Spruce), or because it was made from the sprouts of the spruce. See Sprout, n., Beer, and cf. Spruce, n.] A kind of beer which is tinctured or flavored with spruce, either by means of the extract or by decoction. Spruce grouse. (Zo["o]l.) Same as Spruce partridge, below. Spruce leather. See Spruce, n., 3. Spruce partridge (Zo["o]l.), a handsome American grouse (Dendragapus Canadensis) found in Canada and the Northern United States; -- called also Canada grouse.


Wiki for Hemlock-spruce.

- a spruce is a tree of the genus picea p , aɪ , ˈ , s , iː , ə a genus of about 35 species of conifer ous evergreen trees in the family
- flora in the park includes extensive stands of japanese beech , japanese stone pine and hemlock spruce . the largest fauna is the
- es, pine s, hemlock s, redwood s, spruce s, and yew s the division contains approximately eight families, 68 genera, and 630 living species
- most species of conifers (e.g. hemlock , blue spruce , red cedar , and white /scots /jack pine ), but not all (e.g. larch ) live oak ,
- hemlock woolly adelgid (adelges tsugae), commonly called as hwa, is member of the it feeds by sucking sap from hemlock and spruce trees
- shrubs, including many of the well-known conifer s of commercial importance such as cedars , fir s, hemlock s, larch es, pine s and spruce s.
- highest, spruce knob (4,863 ft), also the highest point in the alleghenies. registered national : shavers mountain spruce-hemlock stand
- on land, hemlock and spruce trees formed forests inhabited by creatures like giant beavers , horses , and wooly mammoths .
- acres , new england-acadian forests , eastern hemlock , red spruce , pennsylvania hemlocks natural area 120 , acre , eastern hemlock
- host trees of various archaeorhizomyces species include hemlock , spruce , pine and heather , but other species colonise hardwood s generally.



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Hemlock Hem"lock, n. [OE. hemeluc, humloc, AS. hemlic, hymlic.] 1. (Bot.) The name of several poisonous umbelliferous herbs having finely cut leaves and small white flowers, as the Cicuta maculata, bulbifera, and virosa, and the Conium maculatum. See Conium. Note: The potion of hemlock administered to Socrates is by some thought to have been a decoction of Cicuta virosa, or water hemlock, by others, of Conium maculatum. 2. (Bot.) An evergreen tree common in North America (Abies, or Tsuga, Canadensis); hemlock spruce. The murmuring pines and the hemlocks. --Longfellow. 3. The wood or timber of the hemlock tree. Ground hemlock, or Dwarf hemlock. See under Ground.


Wiki for hemlocks.

- the word hemlock may refer to: plants : tsuga , a genus of coniferous trees. several poisonous plants in the apiaceae family conium , two
- tsuga canadensis, also known as eastern hemlock or canadian hemlock, and in the french-speaking regions of canada as pruche du canada, is a
- the common name hemlock is derived from a perceived similarity in the smell of its crushed foliage to that of the unrelated plant poison
- tsuga heterophylla, the western hemlock, is a species of hemlock native to the west coast of north america, with its northwestern limit on
- to europe and the mediterranean region as conium maculatum (known popularly as hemlock), and to southern africa as conium chaerophylloides.
- cicuta, commonly known as water hemlock, is a small genus of four species of highly poisonous plant s in the family apiaceae .
- hemlock is an unincorporated community in richland township , saginaw county in the u.s. state of michigan . it is also a census-
- hemlock is a heavy metal band from las vegas, nevada the band has been together for more than 17 years (placing their origin circa 1993
- hemlock lake is one of the minor finger lakes . it is mostly located in livingston county, new york , south of rochester , with a portion
- (including cilantro ), cumin , dill , fennel , hemlock , lovage , queen anne's lace , parsley , parsnip , sea holly , and the now extinct silphium .