British Dictionary definitions for acer (2 of 2)
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I found several fine ferns up this hill; at its base an Acer and fine Equisetum.Journals of Travels in Assam, Burma, Bhootan, Afghanistan and The|William Griffith
Growing out of fissures of the bark and wood of Hickory, Acer, etc.The Myxomycetes of the Miami Valley, Ohio|A. P. Morgan
There are few trees in the American forest of more value than the maple (Acer saccharinum).The Commercial Products of the Vegetable Kingdom|P. L. Simmonds
Acer et vehemens bonus orator—A good orator is pointed and impassioned.
The farmers use, almost exclusively, the sugar of the maple (acer saccharinum) which they manufacture themselves.