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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of various trees of the genus Ulmus: important timber or shade trees;

Usage examples (35)
  • Deep Ellum = elm Street in Dallas because, in Texas, the word elm actually has two syllables.
  • Ellum was the local pronounciation for the word elm and Deep Ellum was also considered to be far from downtown
  • Washington took command of the army under a great elm, which is still standing.
  • Near our elm was a silver birch, with its leaves rapidly quivering in the morning air. for more
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