from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The key or samara of the ash-tree; the pericarp of the ash; in heraldry (in the plural), a representation of the keys or samaras of the ash-tree, used as a bearing. Also called ash-candles.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun the winged seed of the ash tree.

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  • noun winged seed of the ash tree


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  • Also kit-key.

    January 21, 2024