HyperDic: arbor

English > 3 senses of the word arbor:
NOUNplantarbortree (as opposed to shrub)
artifactarbor, spindle, mandrel, mandrilany of various rotating shafts that serve as axes for larger / larger rotating parts
artifactarbor, arbour, bower, pergolaa framework that supports climbing plants
arbor > pronunciation
Soundsaa'rber
Rhymesabsorber ... weber / Weber: 72 rhymes with ber...
English > arbor: 3 senses > noun 1, plant
MeaningTree (as opposed to shrub).
BroadertreeA tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown
Adjectivesarboreal, arboreousresembling a tree in form and branching structure
arborical, arboreal, arborary, arborousof or relating to or formed by trees
Nounsarborista specialist in treating damaged trees
Verbsarborize, arborisebranch out like trees
English > arbor: 3 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningAny of various rotating shafts that serve as axes for larger / larger rotating parts.
Synonymsspindle, mandrel, mandril
Part ofdrive(computer science) a device that writes data onto or reads data from a storage medium
Broaderrotating shaft, shaftA revolving rod that transmits power or motion
Spanishmandril
Catalanmandril
English > arbor: 3 senses > noun 3, artifact
MeaningA framework that supports climbing plants.
Example"the arbor provided a shady resting place in the park"
Synonymsarbour, bower, pergola
Narrowergrape arbor, grape arbourAn arbor where grapes are grown
Broaderframework, frameA structure supporting or containing something
Spanishcenador, enramada, pérgola
Catalanenramada, parral, pèrgola
Adjectivesarborealresembling a tree in form and branching structure

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