Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A North American tree (Abies fraseri) having a pyramidal shape, dark-green flattened needles, and resin-filled blisters on its trunk.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

After John Fraser (1750-1811), British botanist.

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  • this definition doesn't go with the word. I've been tagging such instances glitch definition, but I can't with this one, I think because of the apostrophe

    March 20, 2014